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Certification & Instructor Courses

The Lifesaving Society is recognized throughout Canada as the standard setting certifying body for public aquatic safety for lifeguard and lifesaving training. Many of their comprehensive courses are offered here.

🦆Early Bird Pricing
  • NEW Register early and get early bird pricing. Deadlines are listed in our Program Guide.

👨‍👧‍👦 Family Member Registration
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⚠️ Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds/transfers will be issued after the withdrawal deadline (dates are in the course alerts and our Spring/Summer Program Guide).
  • If you need to cancel your registration, contact the Welcome Desk by emailing WelcomeDesk@MacEwan.ca (please provide name and course code) or call 780-497-5300 (option 2).

Note: Refunds / rescheduling are not provided for missed lessons without a doctor's note.

Program Season:

❄️ Winter
🌼 Spring
☀️ Summer
🍂 Fall

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Certification Courses

Certifications for Amenity Attendant, Bronze Star / Medallion / Cross, National Lifeguard, and Intermediate First Aid.

Instructor Courses

Instructor level certifications such as Swim/Lifesaving Instructor, National Lifeguard Instructor, and First Aid Instructor.