Aquatic Management Instructor Trainers teach, evaluate and certify Aquatic Management Instructor candidates.
Prerequisites to certification: Certification and experience as an Aquatic Management Instructor. Do you have the prerequisites?
Trainer course: Successful completion of the Lifesaving Society's 16 hr. Trainer course. This checklist identifies the learning outcomes you must achieve to be successful on the course.
Apprenticeship: Apprentice with an experienced Aquatic Management Instructor Trainer on an Aquatic Management Instructor course, and submission of your completed Aquatic Management Instructor Trainer Training Record with the certification fee to the Society's office.
Required references: Trainer Manual, Aquatic Management Instructor Award Guide, Aquatic Management Award Guide, Teaching Aquatic Management USB, Aquatic Supervisor Workbook, Aquatic Manager Workbook, Alert: Lifeguarding in Action, Aquatic Management Instructor Trainer Training Record.
Costs: In addition to the required reference materials, a certification fee is payable to the Lifesaving Society and submitted with your Training Record. Organizers will charge a fee to cover the cost of running the Trainer course.
Recertification: Only current Trainers may teach and certify Aquatic Management Instructor candidates. Remain current by recertifying within 24 months of the last certification date. Recertification is through the Lifesaving Society professional development credit system. Is it time to recertify?