Take your training to the next level. Become a Lifesaving Society Instructor!
Lifesaving Instructors teach and evaluate the Canadian Lifesaving Program, including the Swim Patrol and Bronze Medal Awards. In a Lifesaving Instructor course, you learn the principles of teaching and learning, how to properly plan effective lessons, the many evaluation methods, and much, much more.
In Manitoba, our Lifesaving Instructor course also includes First Aid Instructor, Swim for Life Instructor, and Bronze & Distinction Examiner Appointments.
National Lifeguard Instructor
National Lifeguard Instructors are experienced lifeguards and instructors who are ready to train the next generation of aquatic professionals. They learn the ins and outs of the National Lifeguard program and learn what it takes to run successful courses and recertification examinations.
In Manitoba, our National Lifeguard Instructor course also includes Aquatic Emergency Care Instructor certification.
Trainers are experienced instructors who are ready to train others how to teach and evaluate the Lifesaving Society programs. Trainers have diverse aquatic backgrounds and bring much teaching experience to the table. Trainers also provide the Branch with feedback on how to improve programs.
Other Instructor Courses
The Lifesaving Society also offers specialized Instructor courses, such as standalone First Aid Instructor, Swim for Life Instructor (or Swim for Life Instructor Crossover), and BOAT Instructor courses. Check out the Manitoba Program Guide and Contact Us for more details.