LIT offers all the first aid and lifeguard courses you need for a fulfilling career in aquatics, with facilities located across the Lower Mainland as well as options for workplace first aid training.
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    We offer the full range of required lifeguard certification courses. Candidates as young as nine years old can start building their aquatic careers with prerequisite courses.
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    Learn the basics of CPR, more advanced emergency or standard first aid, or learn how to instruct first aid courses yourself. LIT also offers recertification courses for all programs.
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    Lifeguard and swim instructor awards, as well as first aid certificates, come with an expiry date. Stay up to date with the latest procedures with our recertification courses.


For your peace of mind when purchasing a course from us, you can also purchase optional insurance. This allows you to make a last minute cancellation with a full refund on your course up until the start time of a course (minus the purchase price of the insurance). If insurance is not purchased, the regular cancellation policy will apply


We have been setting the standard of excellence and teaching lifeguard and first aid courses to students for more than 30 years. We’re committed to developing your technical skills while improving your confidence and leadership qualities.

Operating throughout the Lower Mainland, we strive to ensure success for you, including meaningful long-term employment in your chosen field. And it doesn’t stop there: LIT offers support to students throughout their careers in aquatics and first aid.

  • One of the most interactive first aid courses I’ve taken

    AJ, Emergency First Aid course - Fleetwood
  • My instructor was patient and professional, but that never distracted from the humour, enthusiasm and fun of each lesson

    Jonah, WSI Prep - Jewish Community Center
  • Instructors are willing to help and make the classes very fun. They also make sure information is easy to understand and help us during practical work

    Eugenie, Standard First Aid - Fleetwood
  • I really enjoyed this course. The instructors are very knowledgeable and super fun. This course included a lot of tactile experience which is awesome

    Caroline, Standard First Aid - Fleetwood
  • Super impressed with the sanitation and safety measures taken. Every effort was made to ensure that students experienced minimum exposure. I will recommend LIT to anyone looking to take a first aid course

    Savannah, Standard First Aid - Fleetwood
  • I really liked the creative ways in which we went through the material as a group, it helped recall the information well

    Danielle, Standard First Aid Recert - Jewish Community Center
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