Cost $250.00

Registration includes access to a National Trainer, course materials, and certification.

Prerequisites

Application to the Society, current Lifesaving Society Instructor certification, demonstrated level 3 competencies, minimum two (2) years teaching experience

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome and Introductions

    • Online Zoom Video Meeting

  • 2

    Session 1: Opening Session

    • National Trainer Introduction

    • Session Overview

    • Course Outline

    • Using the Online Platform

    • Discussion Function

    • Uploading Assignments

    • The Lifesaving Society

    • The Lifesaving Society Cont.

    • Literature and Resources

    • Leadership Competencies Manual

    • Leadership Reference Manual

    • Expectations, Objectives, and Evaluation

    • Perception Check

    • Session 1 Survey

  • 3

    Session 2: Lifesaving Society Leadership: What's New?

    • Session Overview

    • Roles and Responsibilities

    • Competency-Based Leadership Training

    • Competency Self-Assessment

    • Competency Development

    • Personal Development Plan

    • Policies and Procedures

    • Certification Pathway

    • Website Functions and Tools

    • Perception Check

    • Session 2 Survey

  • 4

    Session 3: Curriculum Knowledge

    • Session Overview

    • Program Continuum

    • Mid Lesson Survey

    • Perception Check

    • Session 3 Survey

  • 5

    Session 4: Lifesaving Society Knowledge

    • Session Overview

    • Advocacy

    • Perception Check

  • 6

    Session 5: Presentation Skills

    • Session Overview

    • Presentation Techniques

    • Mid Lesson Survey

    • Perception Check

  • 7

    Session 6: Health and Safety

    • Session Overview

    • Health and Safety Education

    • Motivating Safe Behaviour

    • Case Studies

    • Perception Check

  • 8

    Session 7: Learner Characteristics

    • Session Overview

    • Learner Characteristics & the Stages of Human Development

    • Identifying Learner Characteristics

    • Perception Check

    • Session 7 Survey

  • 9

    Session 8: Facilitating and Mentoring

    • Session Overview

    • Approaches to Teaching

    • Teaching Methods and Techniques

    • Perception Check

  • 10

    Session 9: Ethics and Valuing Diversity

    • Session Overview

    • Understanding Privilege

    • Mid Lesson Survey

    • Valuing Diversity

    • Mid Lesson Survey

    • Barriers to Participation

    • Perception Check

    • Session 9 Survey

  • 11

    Session 10: Teamwork and Collaboration

    • Session Overview

    • Managing Difficult Situations

    • Perception Check

  • 12

    Session 11: Planning

    • Session Overview

    • Planning for Leadership Courses

    • Planning for Peer Presentations - First Session

    • Planning for Peer Presentations - Second Session

    • Planning for Peer Presentations - Third Session

    • Perception Check

  • 13

    Session 12: Problem Solving and Decision Making

    • Session Overview

    • Problem Solving and Decision Making

    • Problem Solving Errors

    • Perception Check

    • Session 12 Survey

  • 14

    Session 13: Communicating

    • Session Overview

    • Communication Networks

    • Mid Lesson Survey

    • Competency Based Feedback

    • Mid Lesson Survey

    • Perception Check

  • 15

    Session 14: Evaluating

    • Session Overview

    • Evaluating Leadership Competencies

    • Perception Check

  • 16

    Session 15: Skill Demonstration

    • Session Overview

    • Peer Presentations

    • Online Zoom Video Meeting - Peer Presentation Part 1

    • Online Zoom Video Meeting - Peer Presentation Part 2

    • Online Zoom Video Meeting - Peer Presentation Part 3