Please note that the Laurier Brantford YMCA will be on a Program Break from Monday, Feb 17 to Sunday, Feb 22 with no swim lessons. We'll have some closures for the week due to reading week. Click here to learn more
YMCA Strike Care - The YMCA is working hard to provide support to families during the education sector job action, including providing a limited number of alternate care options for currently enrolled YMCA Child Care families throughout the rotating strikes. For information, please visit YMCAStrikeCare.ca
Bronze Medallion Classes at the YMCA HBB
In Bronze Medallion we emphasize the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water-rescue education: judgement, knowledge, skill, and fitness.
Rescuers will learn tows and carries as well as defence methods and releases, preparing themselves for challenging rescues involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types.
To take this course, you must be 13 years or older, or have completed Bronze Star.
Bronze Medallion is a Lifesaving Society (LS) certification offered through the YMCA.
Bronze Medallion + Emergency First Aid
$160 for YMCA members | $170 for Non-members
Where: Hamilton Downtown Family YMCA
When: Saturdays starting on January 18 to March 28 from 12:30pm - 3:30pm
To register please contact Jaimie Rizzo at 905-529-7102 ext 4922 or email@example.com
Where: Ron Edwards Family YMCA
When: Tuesdays (September 17- November 26) at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
To register please contact Sarah Bosscher at 905-532-5000 ext. 6351 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Pre-requisites: Must be 13 years old OR 12 years old with Bronze Star Certification
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