2022 Blue Dolphin Pool Season

Blue Dolphin Pool Opens: Saturday June 11, 2022

2022 Registration Opens: April 26, 9:00 a.m.

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Advanced Aquatics 

 Bronze Star

This course develops swimming proficiency, lifesaving skill and personal fitness. Candidates refine their stroke mechanics, acquire self-rescue skills, and apply fitness principles in training workouts. Bronze Star is excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion and provides a fun introduction to lifesaving sport.

 Prerequisite: 11+ years

July 18 - July 22

4:30 - 6:30 pm


August 29 - September 2

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 


$100 (No Exam)
 Bronze Medallion

This course challenges the candidate both mentally and physically. Judgment, knowledge, skill, and fitness – the four components of water rescue – form the basis of Bronze Medallion training. Candidates acquire the assessment and problem-solving skills needed to make good decisions in, on, and around the water. Bronze Medallion is a prerequisite for assistant lifeguard training in Bronze Cross.

 Prerequisite: 13+ Years or Bronze Star

August 22 - August 26

1:30 - 6:30 p.m.

$195 + HST

Exam on Friday August 25 (subject to change) 

 Bronze Cross

This course begins the transition from lifesaving to lifeguarding and prepares candidates for responsibilities as assistant lifeguards. Candidates strengthen and expand their lifesaving skills and begin to apply the principles and techniques of active surveillance in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross emphasizes the importance of teamwork and communication in preventing and responding to aquatic emergencies. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for advanced training in the Society’s National Lifeguard and leadership certification programs.

 Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid (not included in this course)

August 22 - August 26

1:30 - 6:30 p.m.

$210 + HST

Exam on Friday August 26 (subject to change) 


Instructor: Emma Fulford

A great total body, low-impact workout in the water! All abilities of swimming and fitness levels welcome. Pre-registration



June 14 - July 19 (6 weeks)

July 26 - August 30 (6 weeks)

6:40-7:40 p.m. 

$67 + HST


June 16 - July 21 (6 weeks)

July 28 - September 1 (6 weeks) 

6:40-7:40 p.m. 

$67 + HST

Lifeguard-in-Training (L.I.T / Aquatic Volunteer

Interested in becoming an Instructor/Lifeguard? Volunteer is a L.I.T this summer! 

The Lifeguard-in-Training (L.I.T) / Aquatic Volunteer program operates within the Municipality of Meaford at the Blue Dolphin Pool. This program combines fundamental leadership training with valuable hands-on experience, aiming to foster both leadership skills and personal growth and development in youth ages 12 years and older. At the same time L.I.T’s provide valuable assistance to our aquatic programs.

Please send all applications to pool@meaford.ca 

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