Details for LGT Blended May (Aquatic Instruction)

There are 2 sections of this class.
Web Registration Dates Resident - Non-Member, Resident - Member: 03/01/2020 @ 7:00A - 05/21/2020 @ 12:00A
Non-Resident: 03/08/2020 @ 7:00A - 05/21/2020 @ 12:00A
This is a Co-ed activity.
Open to These Ages:15 years and Up
Open to These Grades:N/A
Notes for this activity:Lifeguards protect their community by preventing, recognizing, and responding to water-related emergencies. In order to get a job at most facilities, you need to become certified, and most employers look for American Red Cross Certification.
Obtain your 2-year certification by taking a Lifeguarding course from the American Red Cross*.

5 Reasons to be a Lifeguard
1. Learn to save lives in and out of the water
2. Develop your leadership, communication and teaching skills
3. Build your resume
4. Earn money
5. Stay in great physical condition

Prerequisites:
*Must be at least 15 years old by the last day of class
* Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing.
* Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs.
* Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds.
* Starting in the water, swim 20 yards.
* Surface dive, feet-first or head-first, to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object.
* Surface and swim 20 yards on back, with both hands holding the object.
* Exit the water without using a ladder or steps.

If you are unsure of your ability to pass the prerequisites, please call Erin at 440-546-2318 to schedule time to complete them. We are unable to provide a refund (only credits given) if you do not pass prerequisite skills.

Can NOT miss any class - NO make ups
Cost includes American Red Cross materials and certification fees

Bring bathing suit, towel, lunch, beverage, and snack to all classes.


This clss will meet in person
Thurday 5/28 4 -6pm
Friday 5/29 4-8pm
Saturday 5/30 10a-4pm
Sunday 5/31 10am-4pm
This is a blended Learning class. There is an estimated 7 hours of online coursework to be completed before the first day of class.
5 Reasons to be a Lifeguard
1. Learn to save lives in and out of the water
2. Develop your leadership, communication and teaching skills
3. Build your resume
4. Earn money
5. Stay in great physical condition


This clss will meet in person
Thurday 5/28 4 -6pm
Friday 5/29 4-8pm
Saturday 5/30 10a-4pm
Sunday 5/31 10am-4pm
This is a blended Learning class. There is an estimated 7 hours of online coursework to be completed before the first day of class.
Can NOT miss any class - NO make ups
Cost includes American Red Cross materials and certification fees
Bring bathing suit, towel, lunch, beverage, and snack to all classes.