Peace Regional Pool
Important Info Regarding COVID-19
In order to reduce risk in our community the Town of Peace River is closing the following facilities effective March 16:
- Peace Regional Pool;
- Baytex Energy Centre;
- Peace River Museum, Archives, and Mackenzie Centre.
For complete info on the Town of Peace River’s preparations and actions regarding COVID-19 please visit the page linked below.
The Peace Regional Pool is one of the most popular facilities among visitors and residents alike.
Open throughout the year, the Peace Regional Pool offers a full range of programming from Aqua Aerobics, youth swim lessons, to Babysitting and Lifeguarding courses. Other programs include Inner Tube Water Polo, Aqua-tots, and Adult Swim Club and a Junior Lifeguard Club. Alongside our swimming pool, you will find an enclosed water slide as well as a steam room and hot tub.
For detailed info on the programs offered next season or to view the schedule for the upcoming year please pick up a copy of the pool brochure and schedule at the Peace Regional Pool – or save a tree and time by downloading the PDF.
Pool Schedule January 5, 2020 – March 31, 2020
D.A. Thomas Swim February 3, 2020 – April 26, 2020 – Swim a portion of the D. A. Thomas Historical Route from the comfort of the Peace Regional Pool! It is Free! For more information call the Peace Regional Pool.
Upcoming Free SwimsThere are no upcoming events at this time.
Registrations are taking place for swimming lessons. Payment is required at the time of registration. You can drop by the pool or phone (780) 624-3720 to register.
Below are additional course offerings coming up.
Lifesaving Instructor (LSI) course
Cost: $260.00 GST included
March 27-29 9am-4 pm
Cost: $120.00 GST included
Prerequisites: Must be 13 years old or older
This course teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles in the four components of water rescue education – judgment, knowledge, skill, and fitness.
Standard First Aid/CPR
April 25 & 26 8am-4pm
Prerequisites: 13 years or older
This is a comprehensive two-day course offering First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements, or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Includes the latest First Aid and CPR guidelines.
April 2-28 4:15-5:45pm
Cost: $84.00 GST included
Swim Patrol is designed to let children experience the skill of lifeguarding.
National Lifeguard (NL)
July 13-18 9am-4pm
Cost: $300 GST included
Prerequisite: Standard First Aid/ CPR level C, Bronze Cross and must be 16 years of age or older.
May 22-24 Fri: 4pm-9pm Sat/Sun: 8am-4pm
Cost: $120 GST included
Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion
This course is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training, including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities.
Water Safety Instructor (WSI)
May 9, 10, June 13, 14 9am-4pm
Cost: $385 GST included
Prerequisite: 15 years old and Level 10 and Bronze Cross or Emergency First Aid./ Standard First Aid.
This course focuses on the planning and teaching of Red Cross Swim Lessons, instructional emergency response skills and teaching techniques specific to our programs.
Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Recertification
May 31 8am-1pm
Cost:$110 GST included
Prerequisite: Must have a WSI certificate on the day of the recertification.
For First time recertification – must complete three mandatory WSI – online professional development courses.
Standard First Aid and CPR Recertification
May 2 or 29 8am-4pm
Cost: $120 GST included
Prerequisite: Must have a valid (non-expired) Standard first aid certificate on the day of the recertification.
National Lifeguard (NL) Recertification
May 3 8am-1pm
Cost: $92.00 GST included
Prerequisites: Must have a valid (non-expired) Standard first aid certificate and NL certificate on the day of the recertification.
April 4 or June 6 8-4pm
Cost: $57 GST may be added
Prerequisite: Must be 11 years of age or older
This course focuses on the basics of babysitting, how to prevent accidents and basic First Aid Training.