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Recertification

 

FIRST AID AND LIFEGUARD RECERTIFICATION

 

Lifeguard and Instructor Recertification

Working lifeguards and swim instructors are required to keep their awards current. Lapsed awards could result in lost working hours, so make sure you recertify before the expiry date. The NL Pool and Waterpark Options, WSI and LSI must be renewed every two years.

 

First Aid Recertification

All of LIT’s first aid courses expire three years after the completion date. Some professionals, such as lifeguards, must re-certify sooner. Please check with your organization to confirm certificate recertification requirements.

 

NL Pool Option Recert

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Candidates who complete the National Lifeguard recertification course successfully will be recertified in their NL Pool Option certification for an additional 2 years. The National Lifeguard recertification requirements includes the PRECERT portion and will include education on new information and practice sessions.  This is designed to ensure candidates are successful in the recert portion. In this portion candidates will be required to perform their physical standards and complete simulations/management items to acceptable standards.

This course does NOT qualify for the LIT guarantee. Participants at JCC (all) are required to be double vaccinated


NL Waterpark Option Recert

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Candidates who complete the NL recert course successfully will be recertified in their NL Waterpark Option certification for an additional 2 years.  The NL waterpark recertification will include practice sessions and updated information to assist candidates in being successful.  In the recert portion, candidates will be required to perform their physical standards and complete simulations/management items to acceptable standards.

This course does NOT qualify for the LIT guarantee.

For information about COVID19 protocols, facility openings and award expiry extensions, please visit our Facebook post: https://bit.ly/3iAoa0q

Lifesaving Instructor Recert

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Candidates who complete the Lifesaving Instructor recertification course successfully will be recertified for an additional 2 years.  This recert includes updates to the Canadian Swim Patrol and Bronze programs and will allow candidates to gain new ideas to teach material.  Candidate will be required to complete a water portion that will include peer teaching/demonstration of skills.

This course does NOT qualify for the LIT guarantee.

Course Fee includes the $42 Candidate Fee.

Completion of the LSI Recert Online course must be completed prior to coming to the course (supplies from LSS must also be received and used to complete the online - sent by LSS upon registration in the online course): https://lifesavingsocietybcyk.thinkific.com/courses/lifesaving-instructor-lsi-recertification.    

CPR Level C/AED Recert

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Candidates who complete the recert course will be successfully recertified in their Canadian Red Cross CPR level C certification for an additional 3 years.  The course will include updates to the CPR program and require candidates to display their hands-on skills through practice sessions.  Some industries require candidates to recertify every 1 or 2 years, so please confirm with your employer and recertify early if needed.  CPR Level HCP is also available by request.

Certifications must be from one of the 5 recognized agencies: Red Cross, Lifesaving, Heart & Stroke foundation, Canadian Ski Patrol and St. Johns.

This course does NOT qualify for the LIT guarantee.

Please bring your pocket mask to the course. If you don't have one, participants will be required to purchase a pocket mask.

For information about COVID19 protocols, facility openings and award expiry extensions, please visit our Facebook post: https://bit.ly/3iAoa0q

Emergency First Aid CPR C/AED Recert

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Candidates who complete the recert course will be successfully recertified in their Canadian Red Cross Emergency First Aid and CPR certification for an additional 3 years.  The course will include updates to the CPR and Emergency First Aid training program and require candidates to display their hands-on skills through practice sessions.  Some industries require candidates to recertify every 1 or 2 years, so please confirm with your employer and recertify early if needed.  

This course does NOT qualify for the LIT guarantee.

Certifications must be from one of the 5 recognized agencies: Red Cross, Lifesaving, Heart & Stroke foundation, Canadian Ski Patrol and St. Johns.

Please bring your pocket mask to the course. If you don't have one, participants will be required to purchase a pocket mask.

For information about COVID19 protocols, facility openings and award expiry extensions, plea

Standard First Aid CPR C/AED Recert

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Candidates who complete the SFA recertification course will be successfully recertified in their Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid certification for an additional 3 years.  The course will include updates to the CPR and SFA programs and require candidates to display their hands-on skills through practice sessions.  

This course does NOT qualify for the LIT guarantee.

Certifications must be from one of the 5 recognized agencies: Red Cross, Lifesaving, Heart & Stroke foundation, Canadian Sky Patrol and St. Johns.  

Please bring your pocket mask to the course. If you don't have one, participants will be required to purchase a pocket mask.

For information about COVID19 protocols, facility openings and award expiry extensions, please visit our Facebook post: https://bit.ly/3iAoa0q
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