Lifeguarding, CPR/AED & First Aid Training

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All Lifeguarding courses align with the American Red Cross program. These courses are designed by industry-leading standards that will provide participants information on how to help others stay safe in, on, or around water. Gain knowledge & demonstrate lifeguarding skills, emergency procedures, become comfortable with water rescue drills, conducting CPR and using an AED, performing first aid and learning how to work with a team. 

Full Course: $180

Prerequisites for course (students must complete these skills on the first day of the course in order to continue)

  • Must be 15 years of age
  • Swim 300 yards continuously without stopping (swim either freestyle/front crawl and/or breaststroke) 
  • Tread water for 2 minutes while only using legs 
  • Complete a timed brick test in 1 minute and 40 seconds or less. (participants will start at the shallow end of the pool, swim 20 yards, perform a feet-first or head-first surface dive 7-10ft under water and grab a 10lb brick, return to the surface and participants will swim on their back towards the shallow end for 20 yards with using both hands to hold onto the brick)

Course Completion 

  • Lifeguarding Certifications are valid for 2 years upon completion of the course
  • It is the participants responsibility to keep their certification current
  • If you have any questions or issues with your certification please contact the American Red Cross Support Center at 1-(800)-733-2767
UPCOMING COURSES
Dates/Times

Location

Re-certification Dates
March 2-5, 2020
9am-4pm
Tecumseh Compass  March 4 & 5
March 30-
April 2, 2020
April 1 & 2
May 11-15, 2020 Lincoln High School May 14 & 15

Re-certification Course: $90

These courses are designed to review each participants knowledge and skills, while providing the most up-to-date practices. Participants must have a valid Lifeguarding certification to register.