AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARDING COURSE
Build responsibility and skills for life by becoming a certified American Red Cross lifeguard. Upon completion of the course, participants will be certified in Lifeguarding, First Aid, and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. Students must be 15 years of age before the end of the course.
This is a blended learning course. Participants will be REQUIRED to complete the on-line portion of the course prior to the first day of the in-person class. The online portion takes around 8 hours. Upon registering the class, participants will be emailed a link to the online course.
Certification Course Schedule
Monday, March 27 from 9:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday, March 28 from 9:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday, March 29 from 9:00am-5:00pm
Participants must attend all sessions. There will be lunch breaks. Participants should bring their own sack lunches.
Must be at least 15 years old
Participants MUST Successfully complete the prerequisites before taking the course
300-yard swim using front crawl and breaststroke
2-minutes of treading water using legs only
Swim 20 yards, retrieve a 10-lb dive weight from 7 ft deep, surface and swim 20 yds with the weight, using legs only and exit the pool without using a ladder within
Practice the prerequisites! We encourage you to make an appointment with Zach Bomkamp to test your stills before the start of the course.
For more information please contact:
815.756.9577 ext 150 or email@example.com