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    American Red Cross Classes




    SPRING 2014 Course Dates

    You must register in person to make payment and complete registration forms.

    REGISTER TODAY! CLASSES FILL QUICKLY! 
       

    Lifeguard Review / Recertification

    (Must have copy of certification to register, even if it is expired)

    March 7-9
    March 21-23
    April 11-13


    Members: $100
    Non-members $125

    Lifeguard Course
    April 3-6, Pretest Mar. 31
    April 24-27, Pretest Apr. 21
    May 1-4, Pretest Apr. 28
    May 22-25, Pretest May 19

    Members $207 (includes book and CPR mask)
    Non-members $232 (includes book and CPR mask)

    American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course:

     

     Lifeguard classes are held primarily from March to May each year. Participants who successfully complete the course will receive an American Red Cross certification in lifeguarding/first aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.

    Course Prerequisites:

    • Must be 15 years old on or before the final scheduled session of the course.
    • Must be able to pass the prerequisite swim test:
      • Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breathing control using the front crawl and breaststroke.
      • Swim 20 yards (front crawl or breaststroke), surface dive to a depth of 6 feet, swim 10 feet along the bottom and retrieve a 10 lb object, then swim on back, holding the object, to the starting point and exit the water without using a ladder or steps. This must be completed within 1 minute and 40 seconds.
      • Tread water for 2 minutes using only legs, with both hands under armpits.

     

    For more information on these courses, please contact our Aquatics Department at 531-5082.