Pia Carry



Happy Lifeguard

Prerequisites and Qualifications


NL Prerequisites in Manitoba:

  1. 16 year's of age on or before the final class date
  2. Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross Certificate
  3. Standard* (Currency is recommended) First Aid (SFA)

Lifeguard Qualification in Manitoba:

  1. 16 year's of age
    1. Current NL Certification
      1. OR
    2. Canadian Red Cross Lifeguard
  2. Current Standard* First Aid (SFA)
  3. Current Level "C" CPR

* Check with your employer as to which awards they accept


Assistant Lifeguard Qualification in Manitoba:

  1. 16 year's of age
  2. Current Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross Certificate
  3. Current Standard* First Aid (SFA)
  4. Current Level "C" CPR

* STANDARD FIRST AID is a two or three day 16-24 hour first aid course. It should not be confused with the one day Emergency First Aid (EFA). Check your qualifications card closely!