Red Cross Lifeguard Certification

Red Cross Lifeguard Certification

Pre-requisite: Thursday, Jun 27, 5-8 p.m. (at Bayside Pool) Must pass Pre-Requisites* below to take class!

Class Location: Bayside Pool (E4655 Gunpowder Loop)
Class Cost: $100
Class Dates:

Friday, Jun 28: 5 to 8 p.m.
Saturday, Jun 29: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Jun 30: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

*Prerequisites: Candidates must be at least 15 years old on or before the final scheduled session of the course. Swim 300 yards, continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. (Candidates may swim using the front crawl, breast stroke or a combination of both, but swimming on the back side is not allowed. Swim goggles may be used.) Tread water for 2 minutes, using only the legs. (Candidates should place their hands under the armpits.) Complete a times event within 1 minute, 40 seconds. Starting in the water, swim 20 yards. (Swim goggles are not allowed.) Surface dive, feet first or headfirst, 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 with both hands holding the object and keeping the face at or near the surface so they are able to get a breath. Exit the water without using a ladder or steps.

Contact APG Outdoor Recreation to register.