Swimming Instructor

Learn more about how to become a Swimming Instructor

Becoming Certified

Want to know what you need to start working at the pool? This consultation will both access your skills and help you develop a path to employment in Aquatics.

For a consultation please call Victoria Logan at 403-210-7832.

Learn more about how to become a Red Cross Swimming Instructor or Red Cross Lifeguard.

Swim Instructor and Lifesaving Instructor

Swim Instructors are responsible for teaching and evaluating candidates participating in the Swim for Life® and Canadian Swim Patrol programs. Lifesaving Instructors are responsible for teaching and evaluating candidates participating in the Canadian Swim Patrol, Bronze Medals, Distinction, Boat Rescue and Lifesaving Society CPR programs. This combined Swim Instructor and Lifesaving Instructor course prepares Instructors to apply the Lifesaving Societies level 1 leadership competencies and strategies while teaching and evaluating.