The Township of Alfred and Plantagenet is offering Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross courses this summer at the Alfred Municipal Pool.

The aim of these courses is to prepare candidates for lifesaving and lifeguarding in emergency situations.

Contact: Francis Lamarche-Tardif, 613-678-8556.


You can register for the courses starting June 26 at 10 a.m., in person at the Alfred municipal pool. Registration is limited.

All participants must be at least 13 years old before the exam on August 22.

Course Schedule

The course will take place between July 2 and August 20 on:

  • Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Friday from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Notes: the class on Wednesday, August 11 will be canceled. The exam will take place on Sunday, August 22 at 5:00 p.m. Classes will take place at the Alfred municipal pool, except between July 25 and August 7, where they will be held at the Plantagenet pool.

Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross Prices

  • Bronze Medallion: 145$
  • Bronze Cross: 155$
  • Bronze Medallion AND Bronze Cross: 275$


  • Course book: 50$

Note: Fees are not refundable if a participant needs to leave early from the lessons, unless the Township cancels the lessons or that participant has a health issue (a medical certificate will be required).