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About LIT Aquatics

LIT has set the standard of excellence in lifeguard and first aid training in B.C. for more than 20 years. Our exceptional team is committed to developing your technical skill sets while building confidence and leadership qualities.

Established in 1993, LIT First Aid and Lifeguard Training has deep roots in advanced recreation training throughout B.C. In 2002, the company expanded to include comprehensive fitness and first aid training components.

LIT strives to ensure success for each of our candidates, including meaningful long-term employment in their chosen field. And it doesn’t stop there: LIT offers support to students throughout their careers in aquatics and first aid. Our instructors are well educated and highly experienced, and many of our team members are among the top lifeguards in Canada! They make our courses fun and interactive, while optimizing the learning environment through individualized teaching.

LIT offers more than 1,000 courses per year in more than 19 facilities located in Vancouver, Surrey, Burnaby, Richmond, Langley, Abbotsford, Port Coquitlam, Mission, West Vancouver and White Rock.


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Fraser Valley  604.755.4672
Lower Mainland  604.536.6410



LIT wants every candidate to be successful! All courses run by LIT First Aid and Lifeguard Training come with a Guarantee of Completion. If you do not successfully complete your registered LIT course, you can retake the course - on us! Your only fee is the examination fee ($30-$60, depending on the course).

The LIT Guarantee is subject to 100 per cent course attendance and participation, completion of all assignments and must be used within one year of the in-completed or failed course. Please note the LIT Guarantee does not apply to recertification courses and is valid for second attempt only.
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