Aquatic Programs and Events

Public CPR Training- FREE!

The Life Saving Society is partnering with the Canadian Red Cross, St. John Ambulance Service and the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada to put on a mass public CPR training session in BC/Yukon for CPR Month in November. Revelstoke has signed up as an affiliate for this mass event and would like you to join us in a one hour basic training. We are hoping to train as many people as possible in compression—only CPR and basic AED use. This basic training can save lives!

Date: November 18th
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Cost: FREE! Pre-registration is required. Please contact (250) 837-9351 or prc@revelstoke.ca

Synchronized Swimming

Aqua Squirts

A play-based water orientation program that helps develop basic swimming skills and synchro skills in a creative and imaginative atmosphere.

Date: Fridays, October 20th- March 2nd   *no class Oct 31, Feb 16, or during Christmas Holidays Dec 18-Jan 5*
Time: 3:00pm-3:30pm
Ages: 4-6 years
Cost: $160.00 for 16 classes

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Recreational & Competitive Star Program

Rec/ Pre-competitive is for swimmers eager to learn the sport of synchronized swimming, or for those wanting take their skills and experience to the next level. The program starts with basic skills and moves to more advanced techniques as swimmers progress through the Star Program levels. Swimmers will learn all the fundamental skills, basic figures and their parts, and be introduced to choreography sequences. This program will continue to develop endurance, strength, speed and flexibility while gaining more advanced synchro skills throughout the season.

Date: October 17-March 16
Times: 3:45pm-5:15pm
Ages: 7-13 years
Cost:Tuesday & Fridays- $410.00 for 34 classes ($12per class)   Fridays Only- $270 for 18 classes ($15per class)                         Register Secure.PNG                                                       Register Secure.PNG
Pre-requisites: Ability to swim 25m, tread water & comfortable going under water and in deep end of pool

**All synchro programs include both pool & dryland time. Costume & meet fees are extra. Each member of the Recreational & Competitive Star Program must participate in a mandatory fundraiser selling at least 5 Synchro BC raffle tickets.**

Bronze Star & Medallion Combo

Bronze Star is a pre Bronze Medallion training program that helps to prepare candidates for success in Bronze           Medallion. In Bronze Star participants develop problem  solving and decision making skills as individuals and in partners. Candidates develop Water Smart confidence and learn basic lifesaving and resuscitation skills needed to be their own personal lifeguard. Includes a 400 metre timed swim.
Bronze Medallion teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water rescue education: knowledge, judgment, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn advanced lifesaving techniques for challenging rescues of increased risk, involving conscious and unconscious victims in varying water depths. Participants develop stroke efficiency and endurance in timed swims (500 metres). Includes CPR-A.

Pre requisites: Ability to swim 500 m & tread water for 3 minutes
Dates:  Sundays, November 19 - December 17
Time: 12:30pm - 6:00 pm
Cost: $298.00    includes Canadian Lifesaving Manual

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Bronze Cross

Bronze Cross is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training, including an introduction to safety supervision. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs, including National Lifeguard (NL) and Instructor certifications, as well as the Red Cross Water Safety Instructor program. Includes a 600 metre timed swim and CPR-C.

Pre requisites: Bronze Medallion
Dates:  Tuesday & Thursday, Jan 9 -Feb 8, 2018
Time: 3:30pm - 6:00 pm
Cost: $170.00

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National Lifeguard Program

Recognized as the standard measure of lifeguard performance in Canada, NL education is designed to develop a sound understanding of lifeguarding principles, good judgment, and a mature and responsible attitude toward the role of the lifeguard.

Prerequisites: Bronze Cross & Standard First Aid, 16 years old by the last day of course.
Note:
It is STRONGLY recommended that Standard First Aid be current as first aid will not be retaught during the course.
Dates: Wednesday-Friday March  21 - 30, 2018 (6 sessions)
Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Cost: $495.00

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Lifesaving Instructor (LSI)

The Lifesaving Instructor (LSI) award trains candidates to teach and evaluate the Canadian Swim Patrol Program, the Bronze Medal awards, and a variety of specialized lifesaving programs. Candidates are trained in aspects of learning as well as various approaches required to teach water rescue, first aid and related aquatic skills. Candidates also learn about long-range/short-term planning, class management, safety supervision and the principles of evaluation.

Dates:  October 20 -22                                                        
Times: Friday 3:30pm - 9:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Cost: $275.00     includes all required resources and manuals

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Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

The Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Course prepares candidates to instruct Red Cross Swim programs.Candidates focus on strategies to introduce and develop fitness activities, skills and water safety, and swimming skills in the Red Cross Swim Preschool, Red Cross Swim Kids, Red Cross Swim School, Red Cross Swim Camp, Red Cross Swim for Adults & Teens, and Red Cross Swim Adapted Programs.

Prerequisites: Swim Kids 10 swimming ability, 15 years old by last day of classroom/pool AND
Standard First Aid OR Bronze Cross

WSI Skills Evaluation (includes manual and PIN for WSI Online)
Come familiarized with the WSI certification process, complete your skills evaluation and get set up for WSI Online. Bring your swimsuit.
Date: Tuesday, November 7
Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Cost: $190.00
To Register: Call 250-837-9351 or visit the Community Centre

Note: You will receive your WSI Online PIN at the time of registration for the Skills Evaluation. The WSI Online must be completed independently PRIOR to the start of the WSI Teach Experience.

WSI Teach Experience
Date: Nov 14-Dec 7
Time: Tuesday/Thursday    *With existing lessons by appointment*
Cost: Free
Contact aquatic@revelstoke.ca to schedule your teach experience. Please expect to be available for an entire session (8 lessons).

WSI Classroom/ Pool
The last step in your WSI certification, the WSI Classroom/Pool combines everything you have learned in the WSI Online and WSI Teach Experience to get you ready to teach your own classes. Please bring proof of completion of the WSI Skills Evaluation, WSI Online and WSI Teach Experience to the first class
Date: December 14 - 17
Time:
Thursday & Friday 4:00pm - 8:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Cost: $235.00

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Standard First Aid with CPR/AED

Comprehensive training covering all  aspects of first aid, CPR and AED use! Whether you need training for employment or simply want to be  prepared to respond to life-threatening emergencies, this course will give you the skills and knowledge to act with confidence. Learn to recognize and treat head and spinal, soft-tissue, facial, abdominal, chest, bone and joint injuries, burns and other common medical emergencies.

Standard First Aid is a prerequisite for taking your National Lifeguard .

Stay tuned for our Winter Leisure Guide to see when the next session starts

Emergency First Aid/ CPR-A

Using hands-on training and practice, this basic first aid course will give you confidence to respond effectively in an emergency. You will learn lifesaving skills such as CPR/AED use and obstructed airway procedures. You will also learn to recognize and respond to respiratory and circulatory emergencies including asthma, allergic reactions, heart attack, stroke, and bleeding.

Stay tuned for our Winter Leisure Guide to see when the next session starts


CPR-C

Be prepared to save a life! Knowing how to activate EMS, perform CPR, and use an AED are critical lifesaving skills that everyone should have. Learn how to recognize and treat the early signs of heart attack - additional skills include how to help someone is choking.

Stay tuned for our Winter Leisure Guide to see when the next session starts

Time to Recertify?

Please ensure you meet all pre-requisites and bring proof of award to first class

Standard First Aid/ CPR-C Recertification

Whether you need a current Standard First Aid certification for work or just want to refresh your knowledge, this 8 hour recertification clinic has you covered.

Pre-requisites: Previous Standard First Aid certification. If previous award is more than five years old, we recommend you take the full Standard First Aid course instead.
Date: Sunday, November 5
Time: 12:00pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: $90.00

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CPR-C Recertification

The Lifesaving Society recommends retraining in CPR on an annual basis. Spend 4 hours with our certified instructors to practice the skills you need to save a life!

Pre-requisites: Previous  CPR-C certification
Date: Sunday, November 5
Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Cost: $45.00

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Aquafit Class Schedule

 Drop Ins $6.50 for an adult $5.50 teen/senior    
(No Classes October 9th)
Aquafit punch cards available 
Purchase Membership Adult Punch Card
Purchase Membership Senior/Teen Punch Card

Low Impact


Suited for those with mobility issues this is a safe low impact workout run in shallow and deep water. Enjoy the challenges and rewards of water workouts in the Lap and Leisure Pool.
Tuesdays & Thursday 9:00am-10am 

Deep Water Work Out


This is a high intensity, high energy class. Perfect for your regular exercises and those looking for a challenge.
Current Class Times: Mondays  & Wednesdays 10:15am-11:00am

Punch Cards available

 Buy a punchcard and get 12 entries for the price of 10.
Benefits of the punchcard include:
  • No expiry date
  • Can get you into the pool OR fitness centre.
  • TWO FREE ENTRIES!
Purchase Membership

Pool Birthday Parties

 Want to do something different for your child's birthday?
We have different birthday packages available for your party needs! 
Check out our dedicated Birthday Party Page for more details.

Call us or check out the Leisure Guide for more details.