Registration includes:

Online course materials, the Swim for Life Award Guide, and certification.

The cost of the Swim Instructor Transition covers the purchase of the Swim for Life Award Guide. Registrants will be shipped a copy of the Award Guide. Certification and delivery fees have been waived.

Required Prerequisite(s):

Holds a Red Cross Water Safety Instructor award and must be a resident of Alberta or the Northwest Territories. If you reside in another province or territory please contact your Lifesaving Society Branch.

Proof of prerequisites is required for clinic completion and certification.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Session 1

    • Welcome

    • Uploading Prerequisites

    • Session 1 Quiz

    • Ordering Materials

    • Required Resources

  • 2

    Session 2

    • The Lifesaving Society

    • The Lifesaving Society Website

    • The Lifesaving Society Quiz

    • Policies & Procedures

    • Policies & Procedures Quiz

  • 3

    Session 3

    • Required Resources

    • The Leadership Model

    • Competency Self-Assessment Survey

  • 4

    Session 4

    • Required Resources

    • The Program Continuum

    • Course Materials

    • Course Materials Quiz

    • Curriculum Knowledge

    • Curriculum Knowledge quiz

  • 5

    Session 5

    • Required Resources

    • Course Administration

    • Course Administration Quiz

    • Evaluations

    • Evaluation Quiz

  • 6

    Session 6

    • Required Resources

    • Competency Activities

    • Session 6 Quiz

  • 7

    Session 7

    • Course Closure

    • Course Evaluation Survey