Certification programs

Genesis Place is an authorized training partner in delivering Red Cross and Canadian Lifesaving water safety programs and certifications. Its instructors are certified Red Cross and Canadian Lifesaving Society trainers and offer many certifications courses throughout the year, including Bronze Medallion, NLS, SFA/CPR and Red Cross Babysitting. 

Minimum registration numbers must be met one week prior to start date in order for courses to run.


Want to be a swim instructor

Start today! Genesis Place offers a comprehensive Water Safety Instructor (WSI) program to prepare candidates to instruct Red Cross Swim programs.

The program includes a skills evaluation, online course, classroom/pool instruction and teaching experience, all of which must be completed within specific time frames. Upon successful completion of all components, candidates will be certified as a Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, and must take additional professional developement within the first year of certification. Water Safety status must be recertified every two years.

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Contact us

Genesis Place

P. 403.948.8804

F. 403.948.0604


Genesis Place
Monday to Friday
5:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday
7 a.m. - 9 p.m.