Parks Recreation & Culture
2017 BUILDING PERMITS
$39,635,878 (285 permits) 2016 Building Permits $39,635,878 (306 permits) 2015 Building Permits $53,255,742 (290 permits)
Grown in the region; chic peas, lentils, peas, soybean, mustard
Largest distribution centre for livestock in Saskatchewan
TRANSPORTATION AND UTILITY HUB
Two national railways; CP’s Soo rail line to Chicago; Trans-Canada Highway & #2 Highway; major power transmission lines, natural gas and water pipelines
Vast reserves of high quality potash – two solution mines are located near Moose Jaw
KEY ECONOMIC SECTORS
Potash Mining, Agriculture, Ag-value-added Processing, Nato Flying Training (15 Wing), Transportation (Trucking and Rail), Tourism, and Healthcare
SASKATCHEWAN’s 2018 POPULATION was 1,169,752
The TRADING AREA of Moose Jaw is 60,000
MOOSE JAW 2016 CENSUS POPULATION 33,890,
2018 POPULATION estimated at 35,124
Steps To Becoming A Lifeguard
- Bronze Medallion - 13 years or Bronze Medallion
- Bronze Cross
- Standard First Aid and CPR
- National Lifeguard - 16 years, Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid
Step to Becoming an Instructor
Red Cross Water Safety Instructor - 15 years, Emergency/Standard First Aid or Red Cross Assistant Lifeguard or Bronze Cross
- Attend and pass Strokes and Emergency Response Skills Evaluation
- Complete Online Course
- Complete 8 hours of Teaching Experience (assigned times)
- Attend and pass Pool/Classroom Session
Lifesaving Instructor - 16 years and Bronze Cross
Advanced Leadership Courses Online Registration
You can browse and register for Advance Courses being offered this season online using PerfectMind or view the Recreation Guide (link to pdf in Recreation Guide Page). To register in person visit the Kinsmen Sportsplex , Phyllis Dewar Outdoor Pool or Yara Centre facility during office hours.
Times and dates are subject to change and minimum registrants required.
Registration is on a first come, first served basis in person or online registration.
All fees are payable at the time of registration.
Transfers will be allowed up to two weeks prior to the start of the registered session, providing room is available.
Valid memberships receive a 20% discount on any swim lessons.
Recreation Program Refund Policy - pdf
For more information call (306) 694-4483.