Resources

Bronze Awards Video

Designed specifically for instructors teaching Bronze Star, Medallion and Cross. Features real kids – like the ones you teach – in seven important segments: The Rescue Process, Ladder Approach, Rescuer’s Checklist, Submerged Victim Recovery, Defenses and Releases, Spinal Rollovers, Surface Dives.

Watch Bronze level candidates bring the Canadian Lifesaving Manual to life in demonstrations of tows, carries, removal techniques and victim simulations including distressed and drowning victim characteristics. See rescue skills performed in both pool and waterfront environments.

The Bronze Awards Video is an excellent instructional resource for introducing candidates to essential water rescue concepts. Slow motion, freeze frames, colourful animation and underwater angles means you can clearly see skills and techniques like you’ve never seen them before. Combined running time: 43 minutes. Purchase the video on Lifeguarddepot.com.

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Swim for life strokes and skills video

Strokes & Skills is designed to help Swim Instructors teach and evaluate kids in the Swim for Life program. The 24 minute video features real kids in 8 segments covering:

  • Front Crawl
  • Back Crawl
  • Breaststroke
  • Entries
  • Dives
  • Movement Skills
  • Kicks
  • Fitness

Strokes & Skills brings the Swim for Life Award Guide to life. Real kids demonstrate stroke and skill mechanics that meet the Must Sees across different levels. Underwater views, slow motion, freeze frame, colourful animation and instant replay mean you can see Must Sees like you've never seen them before. Purchase the video on Lifeguarddepot.com.

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Safeguard Program CD

Current Lifesaving and Emergency First Aid Instructors who also hold National Lifeguard certification can teach and certify Safeguard candidates.

The Safeguard Program CD provides the resources instructors need: Safeguard Award Guide (Test items, Must Sees, Notes), Safeguard PowerPoint presentation, Safeguard Course Handouts and fillable Safeguard Test Sheet. Order now.

New Bronze Instructor Resource CDs

New and veteran instructors alike will benefit from the Society's Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross Instructor Resource CDs.

A complete suite of lesson plans and PowerPoint slides are designed specifically to help instructors organize and deliver these combined courses:

  • Bronze Medallion with Emergency First Aid
  • Bronze Cross with Standard First Aid

The lesson plans also feature sample agendas for courses offered over a weekend, three-day format or 10-week extended program. Lesson plans use the  Discuss, Demonstrate and Do teaching format and feature unique student activities.

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Nls Instructor Update clinic Trainer resource cd

Now available! The NLS Instructor Update Clinic Trainer Resource CD. All the NLS Update Clinic IT CDresources you need to run an NLS Instructor Update Clinic in one convenient place. The CD features PowerPoint slides, Notes for NLS Trainers, NLS Revisions - Pool Fitness Skills Video, Alert Insert, What's New documents, NLS Examination Policy, Notes for NLS Instructors for NLS Recertification's, test sheets and more!

 

 

Bronze Medallion Workbook INSTRUCTOR answer GUIDE

The Bronze Medallion Workbook Instructor Answer Guide is designed for Instructors teaching Bronze Medallion to quickly locate sample answers for the questions and activities featured in the workbook. Some workbook questions may have several possible answers, which may not be listed in this answer guide. Instructors should review alternative answers candidates find in the Canadian Lifesaving Manual. Download the Instructor Answer Guide now.

Bronze Cross Workbook Instructor Answer Guide

The Bronze Cross Workbook Instructor Answer Guide is designed for Instructors teaching Bronze Cross to quickly locate sample answers for the questions and activities featured in the workbook. Some workbook questions may have several possible answers, which may not be listed in the answer guide. Instructors should review alternative answers candidates find in the Canadian Lifesaving Manual. Download the Instructor Answer Guide now.

First Aid Instructor Resources

Roll the Dice - first aid practice scenario