Certifications

Learn a new skill with Active Living

Take the plunge and get certified in many areas of sports and recreation with great programs offered at the University of Calgary. Find great instructors and class times for coaching courses, lifeguard training, first aid certification and more. 

University of Calgary staff have the option of internal billing for First Aid and CPR courses, and the convenience of getting their recertification right on campus. UCalgary students can apply their $25 Active Living student credit to a First Aid course. 

The UCalgary Aquatic Centre hires dozens lifeguards and swim instructors every year. Earn your certification on campus and open the door to one of the best active jobs around. 

Female lifeguards practising skills at UCalgary Aquatic Centre