Staff Training and Volunteer Hours

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Aquatic Staff Training


Quarterly staff training for CURRENT City of Oshawa Aquatics staff only. Emergency Procedures, Instructional and NLS skills will be covered.

Red Cross - Assistant Teaching Hours


Water Safety Instructor course candidates are required to complete a minimum of eight (8) teaching experience hours. These hours are broken down in to 4 preschool hours and 4 swim kids' hours. However, we encourage candidates to participate in the full session to oversee the progress of the students in their classes. WSI candidates complete these teaching hours during their scheduled course or can augment their experience. Candidates may complete these hours at any City of Oshawa facility. If you wish to complete your hours with the City of Oshawa please register for one of the spots available. If you have any questions, please contact the Aquatic Coordinator at a swimming facility of your choice.

Summer Camp Module Trainings


Register for Summer Camp Training Modules. Module Trainings are for City of Oshawa Summer Camp Staff only.

Summer Camp Workshops


Register for a Summer Camp Workshop. Workshops are for selected junior and senior position applicants to attend the next step in the selection process for a summer camp position with the City of Oshawa.