High School Credit: Lifeguard 30L

Did you know you can gain a high school credit by obtaining your National Lifeguard certification?

Every person who passes Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard any option (Pool, Waterpark, or Waterfront) in Saskatchewan after August 1, 2016 can be recognized for one credit towards satisfying their Grade 12 requirements.  

Steps to Receiving Credit for Lifeguard 30L

  1. Ensure you have all of the prerequisites for Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard (15 years of age, Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid/CPR-C).

  2. Enroll and take Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard (Pool, Waterpark, or Waterfront).

  3. Pass National Lifeguard.

  4. Take your certification card to your school and request credit for Lifeguard 30L.

  5. Celebrate that you are one credit closer to graduating.

Under the Saskatchewan Ministry of Education Dual Credit Initiative Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard will be recognised for credit towards Grade 12 after August 1, 2016.   This program recognises the 100+ hours of education and training for Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard starting at Bronze Medallion.  This recognises the work and dedication of those who strive to step onto the deck to protect the lives of others and the beginning of their aquatics career.