Includes CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid, and Lifeguard Training
Whether you are looking for a great summer job or career as a professional lifeguard, it all starts with the training! By passing this 10-week course, you will be qualified as a lifeguard and you can go after that job!
Prerequisites: Be 15 years of age on or before the last day of the class and be able to swim 300 yards continuously. Participants must be able to swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive to a depth of 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, and swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object within 1 minute 40 seconds. Course includes First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Course books are provided on the first day of class. Lifeguard Training is good for 3 years, First Aid and CPR Professional certification is valid for 2 years.
FEE: $100/resident, $125/non-resident
LOCATION: 1819 Witzke Blvd & West Pool
CLASS #: 236205-S1
DATES: February 8 – April 25 (no class April 4 & 11)
TIME: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
First Aid & CPR Training
This class is designed to teach participants how to recognize and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children, and infants. The courses in this program teach participants the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decide whether advanced medical care is needed.