Lifeguard Certification Course

Lifeguard Certification Course

American Red Cross training prepares lifeguards with skills and knowledge necessary to keep patrons of aquatic facilities safe in and around the water. This class includes CPR/AED and First Aid for the Professional Rescuer. Participants must attend all dates and times as scheduled within the session to complete your training. You must be at least 15 years old to take this course. Cost of the class includes Lifeguard manual, CPR masks, and Red Cross Cards. No goggles or masks will be allowed to be worn. A swim suit and towel will be needed everyday. There will be a physical pre-test on the first day of class that includes a 300 yard swim, treading water for 2 minutes and a 20 yard swim to retrieve a 10 lb brick from at minimum 9 ft deep. If it is determined that a student does not have the necessary water skills to successfully complete the Lifeguard Training Course, a refund will be given.

   
Class dates:

Saturday, Oct. 31st 1-5pm;

Sunday, Nov.1st 11am-5pm;

Saturday, Nov.7th 1-5pm;

Sunday, Nov. 8th 11am-5pm 

Saturday, Nov. 14th 1-5pm if needed

Location: IHS Pool

Instructor: Rachel Schmidt, Recreation Supervisor WICSD

Call West Irondequoit Community Education if you have any questions.

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