National Lifeguards are
highly skilled and trained individuals. To become a lifeguard you
must be 16 years of age and have Bronze Cross and Standard First
Aid certifications. See the chart below for the
The legal minimum age in Ontario for lifeguards, assistant
lifeguards, and aquatic instructors and coaches is 16 years.
National Lifeguard is the only recognized lifeguard
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