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Aqua Camps

6 -10 year olds, 10-13 year olds and 13-15 year olds

Aqua Camps are a dream come true for youth who love the water!  These three camps, Junior Aqua Camp, Aqua Camp and Lifesaving Camp, are all lead by counsellors who are experienced and fully certified lifeguards and instructors. Come and see how much fun it is in the water!

Camp Hours: 9:00am to 4:00pm
COMPLIMENTARY Pre-Camp Supervision  7:45am - 9:00am
COMPLIMENTARY Post-Camp Supervision 4:00pm - 4:30pm
   
Need to drop your child off earlier than 7:45am or to pick them up later than 4:30pm? Extended care is available at an additional fee. Please click here for details.

 

Camp Hours: 9:00am to 4:00pm

COMPLIMENTARY Pre-Camp Supervision 

7:45am - 9:00am
COMPLIMENTARY Post-Camp Supervision 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Need to drop your child off earlier than 7:45am or to pick them up later than 4:30pm? Extended care is available at an additional fee. Please click here for details.


Junior Aqua Camp
 
  |    6 to 10 years old    Lunch Program  
Junior Aqua campers will spend the day in a safe, supervised environment, having fun and enhancing their water skills, Throughout each day, campers will spend the better part of three hours in the pool. Campers will spend a good part of their morning in swimming lessons and skills development as campers work toward Red Cross swim program badges. The rest of the camp time in the water will be divided between games, fun activities and an introduction to some of the most popular water sports. Children will also participate in dryland activities such as cooperative games and arts and crafts.

Pre-requisites:

  • Able to swim one length of the pool non-stop.
  • Comfortable in deep water (over your head).
  • Campers must be 6 years old at the commencement of the session for which they are registered.

2-week sessions  RA member  Non-RA Program Barcode
June 29 to July 10* $ 400  $ 430  1985
July 13 to 24 $ 440 $ 470   1983 
July 27 to Aug 7* $ 400 $ 430 1986 
Aug 10 to Aug 21  $ 440  $ 470  1984 
       
One week sessions RA member Non RA Program Barcode
June 29 to July 10* $ 235 $ 255  1993
July 6 to 10 $ 280  $ 300 1987 
July 13 to 17 $ 280 $ 300  1988 
July 20 to 24 $ 280 $ 300   1989 
Jul 27 to 31 $ 280  $ 300 1990 
Aug 4 to 7* $ 235  $ 255  1994 
Aug 10 to 14 $ 280 $ 300 1991 
Aug 17 to 21 $ 280  $ 300   1992 
       
*    Please note: Camp does not operate on Wednesday, July 1 and Monday, August 3.
 

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Senior Aqua Camp   |   10 to 13 years old    Lunch Program
Campers will enjoy a mix of lifesaving skills and a variety of aquatic games and sports. Candidates will work through some of the Bronze Star program to learn how to help and save others. They will also learn a wide variety of aquatic games and sports that can be played around or in water ! This camp may include: competitive swimming, waterpolo, diving, competitive lifesaving, synchronized swimming, underwater hockey and more! An awesome outing at Ottawa SUP (stand-up paddle boarding) is included in this camp!

Pre-requisites:

  • Able to swim 4 lengths of the pool non-stop; 2 lengths on front and 2 lengths on back.
  • Comfortable in deep water (over your head).
  • Campers must be 10 years old at the commencement of the session for which they are registered.

One week sessions RA member Non RA Program Barcode
June 29 to July 3* $ 235 $ 255  2001
July 6 to 10 $ 280  $ 300 1995 
July 13 to 17 $ 280 $ 300  1996 
July 20 to 24 $ 280 $ 300   1997 
Jul 27 to 31 $ 280  $ 300 1998 
Aug 4 to 7* $ 235  $ 255  2002 
Aug 10 to 14 $ 280 $ 300 1999 
Aug 17 to 21 $ 280  $ 300   2000 
       
*    Please note: Camp does not operate on Wednesday, July 1 and Monday, August 3.
 

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New! Junior LifeSaving Camp  |   10 to 13 years old   Lunch Program
Campers will develop their aquatic skills and fitness while working towards achieving their Bronze Star certification. This is a fun and action packed camp that focuses on aquatic lifesaving skills, sports, teamwork, community education, fitness and friendly competition.

Pre-requisites:

  • Able to swim 4 lengths of the pool non-stop; 2 lengths on front and 2 lengths on back.
  • Comfortable in deep water (over your head).
  • Campers must be 10 years old at the commencement of the session for which they are registered.

One week sessions  RA member  Non-RA Program Barcode
July 6 to 10 $ 300 $ 320 2006
July 13 to 17  $ 300 $ 320 2007 
July 20 to 24 $ 300 $ 320 2008
July 27 to 31 $ 300 $ 320 2009 
August 10 to 14 $ 300 $ 320 2010
August 17 to 21 $ 300 $ 320 2011
 

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New this summer!

Aquatic Certifications - LifeSavings Programs

Bronze Star  | Bronze Medallion | Bronze Cross
Program descriptions, prerequisites and test items are available by clicking on the following link. https://www.lifesaving.ca/lifesaving-programs.php


Bronze Medallion Course
Teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the 4 components of water-rescue education - judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defense methods and releases in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a 500 m timed swim.

Course Hours: 3:00pm to 7:00pm 

Pre-requisites:

  • Minimum 13 years of age or Bronze Star certification.

One week course RA member  Non-RA Program Barcode
July 6 to 10 $ 130 $ 150 2042
Participants are evaluated by a Lifesaving Instructor and/or Bronze Examiner.

 

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Bronze Cross Course
Designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Includes a timed 600 m swim.

Course Hours: 3:00pm to 7:00pm 

Pre-requisites:

  • Bronze Medallion and Emergency or Standard First Aid certifications.

One week course RA member  Non-RA Program Barcode
July 6 to 10 $ 160 $ 180 2043
Participants are evaluated by a Lifesaving Instructor and/or Bronze Examiner.        

 

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