Details for Lifeguarding 4
210201-04 (Aquatics)

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Max Count: (15), Min Count: (6)
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AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING REGISTRATION THROUGH FIRST SESSION DAY
Looking for a great summer job or challenging career? Get lifeguard certified! Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you'll learn patron rescue, surveillance skills, First Aid and CPR/AED. Participants will receive a two-year CPR/AED certification and two-year lifeguarding certification. There are five sessions to choose from. Participants must attend each class during their session at the times listed and be prepared to enter the water each day. Candidates must pass written and practical exams in order to receive certifications. Visit redcrossstore.org to download a lifeguard manual or purchase required books. City of College Station lifeguards must be at least 16 years old. Course length is 27 hours.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be of mature and dependable character.

Must be able to swim 300 yards continuously in the following order with no time requirement: 100 yards of front crawl using rhythmic breathing (to the side or front) and a stabilizing, propellant kick; 100 yards of breaststroke using a pull, breath, kick and glide sequence; and 100 yards of either the front crawl, breaststroke or combination.

Must be able to swim 20 yards using the front crawl or breaststroke (starting in the water), surface dive 7-10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point while maintaining two hands on the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps; within 1 minute and 40 seconds.

Must be able to tread in deep water without use of hands for two minutes.

Participant must be able to successfully complete the above pre-requisites in order to continue with the lifeguarding class.
RECERTIFICATION: $85 fee. Course length: 15 hours. Must provide proof of an ARC certification to participate. Recertification candidates must attend the Friday and Sunday classes. Candidates have the option to attend Saturday morning for re-training in CPR/AED/First Aid.

SESSION I Ages 15+ $150
Fri. March 30 5-6:30 p.m. Bryan Aquatic Center (water day)
Thu. April 5 5-10 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Fri. April 6 5-10 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Sat. April 7 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Sun. April 8 9 a.m.-6 p.m. CSISD Natatorium

SESSION II Ages 15+ $150
Fri. April 6 5-6:30 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Thu. April 12 5-10 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Fri. April 13 5-10 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Sat. April 14 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Sun. April 15 9 a.m.-6 p.m. CSISD Natatorium

SESSION III Ages 15+ $150
Fri. April 20 5-6:30 p.m. Adamson Lagoon
Thu. April 26 5-10 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Fri. April 27 5-10 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Sat. April 28 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Sun. April 29 9 a.m.-6 p.m. CSISD Natatorium

SESSION IV Ages 15+ $150
Fri. April 27 5-6:30 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Thu. May 3 5-10 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Fri. May 4 5-10 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Sat. May 5 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Sun. May 6 9 a.m.-6 p.m. CSISD Natatorium

SESSION V Ages 15+ $150
Fri. May 11 5-6:30 p.m. Thomas Pool
Thu. May 17 5-10 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Fri. May 18 5-10 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Sat. May 19 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
Sun. May 20 9 a.m.-6 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
Days\Times\Locations:
Time Day Location
5:00P to 6:30P Fri
5:00P to 9:00P Thu
5:00P to 9:00P Fri
10:00A to 6:00P Sat
9:00A to 4:00P Sun