Tidal Waves Lifeguard Club

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Tidal Waves Lifeguard Club is Strathcona County’s premiere aquatic program, offering youth a comprehensive and exciting aquatic alternative. This award-winning club features a Junior and Senior option, providing lifesaving and lifeguarding education to youth ages 8-17 years old.  Built on four pillars of knowledge, leadership, wellness, and fun, the Tidal Waves Lifeguard Club develops our community’s young leaders and future aquatic instructors and lifeguards. It’s great for quick learners, those hoping to work in aquatics someday, and those who love the feeling of being part of a club.

Tidal Waves Lifeguard Club programs

    • Sundays from 4:30 - 6:30 pm at Emerald Hills Leisure Centre
    • For kids *8 - 13 years of age*
    • Five unique programs levels

    The Junior Club starts kids on the path to becoming a lifeguard, while having a whole lot of fun along the way. Over the course of the five levels, members will challenge a variety of Lifesaving Society programs, including the Swim Patrol and Bronze family of awards.
    In addition to formal programming, Junior Club members participate in lifeguard sport competitions, wide games, pool parties, special events, leadership development, and wellness programs. If you want the opportunity to feel part of a special community of kids and learn some valuable skills from week to week, then the Tidal Waves Junior Club is the place for you!


    • Sundays from 6:30 - 9:00 pm at Emerald Hills Leisure Centre
    • For teens *13 - 17 years of age*
    • Three unique program levels

    If you want to work towards becoming an Aquatic Instructor or Lifeguard, this is your one-stop opportunity to take all of your required training over the course of three years. Each level helps members develop and build practical skills and receive specialized training in core courses such as Bronze Medallion and Cross (Level 1), Aquatic Emergency Care and Water Safety Instructor (Level 2), and National Lifeguard (Level 3). The Tidal Waves Senior Club includes a variety of fun and exciting extras to make being part of the club one of the best decisions you’ll make all year. From special member opportunities to wide games, parties, and leadership development, you won’t regret spending your Sunday nights with teens and coaches who share similar goals and who take a personal interest in you.


Tidal Waves FAQ

Phone: 780-464-8236
Email: TidalwavesLGC@strathcona.ca

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Last updated: Friday, January 08, 2021
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