Leadership & First Aid

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Leadership & First Aid

Brock University has one of the largest lifesaving programs in all of Ontario. A broad range of first aid, leadership and instructional courses are offered to meet the needs of all candidates.

Bronze Medal Awards

  • Bronze Star
  • Bronze Medallion
  • Bronze Cross

Lifeguarding & Instructing

  • National Lifeguard 
  • Assistant Instructor
  • Swim for Life and Bronze Family Instructor

First Aid/CPR Courses

  • Standard First Aid with CPR C & Anaphylaxis Rescuer
  • Emergency First Aid with CPR B
  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED)
  • Airway Management


Lifesaving Society Affiliate Recognition Awards

The Lifesaving Society recognizes Affiliate Members in Ontario who deliver the Society’s training programs, promote Water Smart® public education, and those who raise funds in support of the Society's drowning prevention mission.

In March 2014, Brock received the following awards:

  • ARNOLD H. MORPHY CUP: Awarded to a single facility with the largest lifesaving program.
  • KIRK A.W.WIPPER CUP: Awarded to a university or college with the largest lifesaving program.
  • JOHN E. MCCUTCHEON BOWL: Awarded to a single facility with the largest first aid program.