Lifeguard Training

Lifeguard Training

Ages 15 & Up

Course designed to prepare lifeguard candidates to prevent, recognize, respond, and manage aquatic emergency, breathing and cardiac emergency, and standard first aid injury and illness emergency. Course includes: Lifeguard Training, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, and Standard First Aid. Lifeguard candidates must be 15 years of age, able to demonstrate 300-yards continuous swim, using the front crawl and breaststroke, tread water for 2-minutes without using arms, and able to retrieve a 10-lb weight from 7-feet of water, then swim 20-yards, with legs only. Upon successful completion of the lifeguard course, candidates will receive an American Red Cross Lifeguard Training certification, a Standard First Aid certification and a CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification valid for 2 years. Blended learning online work must be completed before start of class.

#612      Sat & Sun, June 8 & 9, 8:00 am-7:30 pm - PROGRAM IS FULL AND IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS

              2 days, $310, limit 12

              Pomps Pond

              Instructor: New England Health &  Safety Traning

SUMMER REGISTRATION POLICY: Registration must take place one week prior to the program start date, or a $25 late fee will be charged. No refunds/credits available to those who register within one week of start date.

ALL participants (youth & adults) must have a completed & signed Emergency Information Sheet on file in order to participate in Rec programs. Registration over the phone will not be permitted without an emergency sheet on file for the registrant. Online registration requires a Waiver Form be electronically signed, however an Emergency Sheet is still required for all participants regardless of how registration occurs.  Emergency Sheets are available online at the Rec website under “FORMS” or in the Rec office and can be mailed, dropped off, emailed or faxed to Rec.