American Red Cross Lifeguard

American Red Cross Lifeguard

Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years; Swim 300 yards continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds by starting in the water, swimming 20 yards, surface dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point, exit the water without using steps or a ladder. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years.

Pretest is required to be completed before the class. Please inquire at location about pretest swim date and time.

March 26, 2018 - March 30, 2018
Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday at 10:00 am-6:00 pm
Location: 
Lattof YMCA
Ages: 
-
Member fee: 
$225.00
Non-member fee: 
$275.00
Time: 
8 hours
ID: 
18SPCLAAQARCLG03

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