Details for Lifeguarding 1
210201-01 (Aquatics)

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Max Count: (15), Min Count: (6)
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AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING PROGRAM 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 will 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. You may download a lifeguard manual or purchase required books from redcrossstore.org. City of College Station lifeguard candidates must be at least 16 years old.

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
March 29 Fri. 5-6:30 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 4 Thu. 5-9 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 5 Fri. 5-9 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 6 Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 7 Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Southwood Community Center
SESSION II Ages 15+ $150
April 5 Fri. 5-6:30 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 11 Thu. 5-9 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 12 Fri. 5-9 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 13 Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 14 Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Southwood Community Center

SESSION III Ages 15+ $150
April 12 Fri. 5-6:30 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 18 Thu. 5-9 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 19 Fri. 5-9 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 20 Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 21 Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Southwood Community Center

SESSION IV Ages 15+ $150
April 19 Fri. 5-6:30 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 25 Thu. 5-9 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 26 Fri. 5-9 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
April 27 Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
April 28 Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Southwood Community Center

SESSION V Ages 15+ $150
April 26 Fri. 5-6:30 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
May 2 Thu. 5-9 p.m. Southwood Community Center
May 3 Fri. 5-9 p.m. CSISD Natatorium
May 4 Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Southwood Community Center
May 5 Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Southwood Community Center
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