Gain lifesaving skills, build self-confidence
Bronze Medallion, teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water rescue education: judgment, knowledge, skill, and fitness. Bronze Medallion challenges the candidate both mentally and physically. Judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness – the four components of water rescue – form the basis of Bronze Medallion training.
Candidates acquire the assessment and problem-solving skills needed to make good decisions in, on and around the water. Bronze Medallion is a prerequisite for Assistant Lifeguard training in Bronze Cross.
- Minimum 13 years of age or Bronze Star certification.
Upon successful completion of all the Bronze Medallion Course:
- 100% attendance policy in place for this course, which is not flexible.
- Bronze Medallion is a requisite for Bronze Cross.
Location: Tugboat Beach, near Delta Grand Hotel Kelowna
Tuition: $200.00 + Textbook ($40.00)
Interested in career opportunities as a Water Safety Instructor? Becoming certified in Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross is a great way to prepare for a career in aquatics.
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