Do You Want to be a Life Guard?

|Do You Want to be a Life Guard?

Do You Want to be a Life Guard?

LIFEGUARDING CLASS 

Contact Lyndsay Laub  –  [email protected]                                     

Prerequisites:

-Must be 15 years of age on or before the final scheduled session.

-MUST complete the following swimming prerequisites:

*Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic.  Swimmers can use the front crawl or breaststroke or a combination of both, but no sidestroke or backstroke.  Goggles may be used.

*Tread water for 2 minutes using the legs only.  Hands are under the armpits.

*Swim 20 yards with face in or out of the water, surface dive to 7-10 feet; retrieve a 10-pound object. Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to the starting point with the object, exit the water within 1 min. 40 sec.  No goggles 

Class Meeting at: South Dearborn High School Pool

CLASS 1:

TRYOUTS: February 25th   8am-9am 

Saturday February 25th 9am-3pm

Sunday February 26th   9am-3pm 

Class Meeting at: Lawrenceburg High School Pool

CLASS 2:

TRYOUTS: March 25th 8am-9am

Saturday March 25th      9am-3pm

Sunday March 26th        9am-3pm

Class Meeting at: South Dearborn High School Pool

CLASS 3:

TRYOUTS: April 29th    8am-9am

Saturday April 29th         9am-3pm

Sunday April 30th           9am- 3pm

**Students may leave for lunch break or bring a sack lunch.  Classes may be released early, depending on class size and material covered.

Cost: $250.00 total

$250 will be paid to the instructor the First Day of class (checks can be made out to Lyndsay Laub)

This fee includes online book fees, pool rental, instruction, supplies, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. 

Testing:

-Skills testing over the water skills

-Two written exams: Lifeguarding and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer

-MUST receive 80% or better on written exam (No refunds are offered if student does not pass exams)

To register for the class:

To sign up for the class please e-mail Lyndsay Laub at [email protected] Sign up by February 22nd for Class 1, by March 22nd for Class 2, and by April 26th for Class 3. 

** A Lifeguarding/CPR Recertification class is also being offered for $80.00. The date for recerts is February 25th, March 25th, or April 29th (Only need to attend 1 Recert Date). Arrive at the pool at 11:45am. Please e-mail [email protected] for more information and to sign up for a date.

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