Welcome to Souris-Glenwood A beautiful, fun, progressive community
Welcome to Souris-Glenwood
A beautiful, fun, progressive community

Red Cross Swim Lessons 2019

Swim Lesson Registration opens April 1st 9:00am. 

**We schedule class times following the registration numbers**  All classes will fall between 8:00am and 1:00pm.   Scheduling the classes after registration will allow us to work with fluctuating numbers in the classes and hopefully allow us to best utilize pool space and provide the appropriate number of classes.  

Swim Lessons 2019 will be offered the following weeks

July 1-July 5           Two classes in the morning

July 8 –  July 12        Two classes in the morning

July 15 – July 19      Two classes in the morning

July 22 – July 28      Two classes in the morning

July 29 – August 2   Two classes in the morning

August 12 – August 16  Two classes in the morning

August 19 – August 23  Two classes in the morning

Red Cross Lifeguard Course 2019

Souris, Manitoba – June 7,8,9  and June 14,15,16
Cost:  $300.00

The Red Cross Lifeguard is recognized as a standard requirement for lifeguarding in Manitoba.

Course Length: 40 hours 

Course pre-requisite: All registrants are required to provide the following at the time of registration:

  • current Standard First Aid (level C CPR) certificate
  • Assistant Red Cross Lifeguard Course
  • proof of age (participants must be 15 years of age by the last day of the course ).  

Participants are expected to attend this course in its entirety

RED CROSS ASSISTANT LIFEGUARD COURSE 2019

August TBA

The Red Cross Assistant Lifeguard Course is 25 hours in length.  Participants must be 12 years of age by the start of the course.  Participants must be able to swim the equivalent of Red Cross Swim Kids 10.

RED CROSS WSI RECERT 2019

June 18, 2019

Cost:  $90.00

RED CROSS WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR COURSE 2019

June 2                    Introduction & Skills Evaluation

June 3 – 21           Candidates Complete Online Modules

June 22 – July 5   Candidates complete Co-teach hours

July 5-7                 Classroom & Pool Portion of course

Cost:  $350.00

Course Components & Length

 

  • WSI—Skills Evaluation* – 3–6 hours
  • WSI—Online – 14–20 hours
  • WSI—Teaching Experience – minimum 8 hours
  • WSI—Classroom and Pool – 9 hours classroom, 12 hours pool.

* WSI—Skills Evaluation can be completed before, during or after the WSI—Online or WSI—Teaching Experience, but must be completed before attending the WSI—Classroom and Pool.

Pre-course Requirements

15 years or older by the last day of the WSI – Classroom and Pool, ability to perform Red Cross Swim Kids 10 strokes and skills, and hold one of the following certifications (not required to be current): Red Cross Assistant Lifeguard, Emergency First Aid or equivalent (Bronze Cross certification is the required prerequisite in Quebec). 

Completion Criteria

  • Attend, participate in, and complete 100% of all four course components.
  • WSI—Teaching Experience: complete a minimum of 4 hours** in each of a Red Cross Swim Preschool and a Red Cross Swim Kids class within 6 months of finishing the WSI—Online.

 

 

Upcoming Events

Apr
11
Thu
7:30 pm CASATI – A concert brought to yo...
CASATI – A concert brought to yo...
Apr 11 @ 7:30 pm
For season’s tickets, please contact Sharon Dunn at (204) 483-2001. Cost for adults: $80, for students: $40. Attend 5 performances for the cost of 4! Individual tickets at Plaza Petals or from Sharon Dunn. Cost[...]
Apr
13
Sat
7:30 pm Easter Rock ‘n Roll Dance
Easter Rock ‘n Roll Dance
Apr 13 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Easter Rock 'n Roll Dance @ Carroll Community Hall
Brandon Forever Young Club Easter Dance Saturday, April 13th, 2019 Vintage 50’s, 60’s, & 70’s Rock & Roll Music Listen and Dance to Brandon’s own Slim Jim Band 07:30 to 11:30 p.m. Carroll Memorial Hall,[...]
May
11
Sat
9:00 am Walk for Mental Health and Suici...
Walk for Mental Health and Suici...
May 11 @ 9:00 am
Walk for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention @ Souris Curling Club 32-3rd Ave W
Time:  Registration 9:00 a.m.  5 km walk starts at 10:30  a.m. rain or shine Sponsored by EASE Westman Join us a this family event to raise money for mental health, anti-stigma and suicide prevention initiatives. [...]