Wading Pool Attendant provides knowledge of wading pool operations and the lifesaving skills needed to prevent injuries and promote the safe use of wading pools.
The 4-6 hr. course identifies the role and responsibilites of a Wading Pool Attendant and provides training in how the attendant can identify, control, and eliminate risks and hazards through facility analysis.
Prerequisites: Minimum 14 years of age. Standard First Aid certification from one of: Lifesaving Society, St. John Ambulance, Canadian Red Cross, Canadian Ski Patrol. Prior lifesaving training is recommended.
Evaluation & certification: Current Lifesaving Instructors evaluate and certify Wading Pool Attendant candidates. The Lifesaving Society deems its certifications to be "current" for 24 months from the certification date.
Candidate recognition: Certification card.