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Aquatic Management Course

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The Aquatic Management Training (AMT) Course trains recreation professionals in how to manage an aquatic facility.  Aquatic Management Training provides the essential skills and knowledge that facility managers or others in similar positions of authority and accountability require in order to oversee the safe operation of an aquatic facility under their jurisdiction.

Candidates who successfully complete the course have been introduced to general information they need to know as a manager, supervisor, operator or owner of an aquatic facility.  They have the basic knowledge to help them know what to look for to evaluate and ensure safety in their facility, and where to find further information.  They are encouraged  to learn more about their role, and to constantly evaluate and improve upon their skills.

Target Audience:  Recreation professionals who are responsible for overseeing the operation of an aquatic facility or site (pool, waterfront, waterpark, etc.).  Individuals with the titles or status of Facility Manager, Facility Supervisor, Pool Operator or Pool Owner.

Course Pre-requisites:  None, but it is recommended that participants are knowledgeable about the basic operating procedures of at least one aquatic facility.

Course Materials:  Aquatic Management Training Workbook (provided as part of the course)

Certification:  The course only needs to be taken once by an individual and never expires.

Recognition:  Certification card issued.

Overview of Course Content:

  • Introduction to the Lifesaving Society
  • Roles and Responsibilities of Aquatic Facility Managers
  • Legal Obligations of Aquatic Facility Managers
  • Principles of Risk & Safety Management
  • Accident Prevention
  • Aquatic Emergency Response

Course Length: 8 hours of classroom time

Winnipeg – Member Price – $200.00 +GST / Non Member Price – $230.00 +GST

Outside of Winnipeg – Member Price – $225.00 +GST / Non Member Price – $255.00 +GST

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