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Waterfront Certification Intensive

This five-day intensive program will provide strong swimmers ages 13+ with the opportunity to work toward their Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross lifeguarding certifications and their Emergency First Aid for part of each day, and the other portion of the day will be spent focussing on ORCKA flatwater canoeing levels 1-3

Learn from our experienced instructors at our waterfront campus with over 7,000 feet of shoreline.

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    Opportunity to achieve varying levels of certification

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    Learn and explore outdoors every day

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    Build confidence and improve leadership skills

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    Hands-on experiential approach

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    Form new friendships and strengthen social skills

 
 

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  • Learning Made fun

    "LCS camp has been great, creative and fun learning. It is a great boost for my son after the last few months to start his school year... with all the stimulation of how much fun learning can be."
  • One-of-a-kind

    "The overall picturesque beauty of the campus and friendly staff drew our son in and left a long lasting impression on him. LCS is truly like no other."
  • SUPPORTIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

    "My son had a wonderful week! He came home feeling accomplished and tired. Lots of fresh air and fun!"

Dates and Fees

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  • Waterfront Certification Intensive | Session 1: June 26 - June 30

    This five-day intensive program will provide strong swimmers ages 13+  with the opportunity to work toward their Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross lifeguarding certifications and their Emergency First Aid for part of each day, and the other portion of the day will be spent focussing on ORCKA flatwater canoeing levels 1-3.

    Certifications in this program are not guaranteed as certain competencies must be met to achieve the varying levels of certification*. Please see the Bronze Medallion course requirements and Bronze Cross course requirements for further information regarding competencies that must be met to achieve either of these certifications.

    Dates
    Session 1: June 26 - June 30, 2023

    Price
    $575 - Day

    Prerequisites
    Must be a strong swimmer.
    Bronze Medallion Certification prerequisites: Age 13+
    Bronze Cross Certification prerequisites: Bronze Medallion AND Emergency First Aid;
    ORCKA levels: no prerequisites.

    *Refer to requirements of testing (Bronze Medallion Requirements and Bronze Cross Requirements). Students will need to be able to perform all of these skills at the end of the 5-days to receive certification; please note the fitness requirements as well.
  • Waterfront Certification Intensive | Session 2: July 3 - July 7

    This five-day intensive program will provide strong swimmers ages 13+  with the opportunity to work toward their Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross lifeguarding certifications and their Emergency First Aid for part of each day, and the other portion of the day will be spent focussing on ORCKA flatwater canoeing levels 1-3.

    Certifications in this program are not guaranteed as certain competencies must be met to achieve the varying levels of certification*. Please see the Bronze Medallion course requirements and Bronze Cross course requirements for further information regarding competencies that must be met to achieve either of these certifications.

    Dates
    Session 2: July 3 - July 7, 2023

    Price
    $575 - Day
    $1,350 - Boarding
    Overnight students arrive during a designated time on July 2.

    Prerequisites
    Must be a strong swimmer.
    Bronze Medallion Certification prerequisites: Age 13+
    Bronze Cross Certification prerequisites: Bronze Medallion AND Emergency First Aid;
    ORCKA levels: no prerequisites.

    *Refer to requirements of testing (Bronze Medallion Requirements and Bronze Cross Requirements). Students will need to be able to perform all of these skills at the end of the 5-days to receive certification; please note the fitness requirements as well.

School Information

4391 County Road 29, Lakefield Ontario K0L 2H0   705.652.3324   admissions@lcs.on.ca

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Lakefield College School is a private, coeducational boarding and day school for students in grades 9 through 12, located in Lakefield, Ontario, Canada.

We respectfully acknowledge that Lakefield College School is located on the Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory and in the traditional territory of the Michi Saagiig and Chippewa Nations, collectively known as the Williams Treaties First Nations, which include: Curve Lake, Hiawatha, Alderville, Scugog Island, Rama, Beausoleil, and Georgina Island First Nations.
Lakefield College School respectfully acknowledges that the Williams Treaties First Nations are the stewards and caretakers of these lands and waters in perpetuity and that they continue to maintain this responsibility to ensure their health and integrity for generations to come.


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