Lifesaving Sport

Coach Level 2

Lifesaving Sport Coach Level 2 courses provide training for lifesaving coaches who wish to coach lifesaving sport athletes at a provincial or territorial competition level. Lifesaving Sport Coach Level 2 is designed to increase the competencies required to present athletes in competition, with a focus on the techniques and tactics required for athlete success in the various competitive lifesaving sport events.

Prerequisites: Current Lifesaving Sport Coach Level 1 certification.

Evaluation & certification: The Lifesaving Sport Coach Trainer evaluates and certifies candidates. Level 2 coaches recertify every 2 years.

Candidate recognition: Certification card.

Candidate reference material: Coach Level 2 candidates must have the following for on-course reference:

  • Coaching Lifesaving Technical Reference Manual for Lifesaving Coach Level 1 & 2
  • ILS Competition Manual
  • Candidates should bring their Canadian Lifesaving Manual.