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Waterfront Lifeguard Certification

Monday, February 24, 2014

The purpose of the Waterfront Skills module is to teach lifeguards the skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to emergencies in nonsurf, open-water areas found at public parks, resorts, summer camps and campgrounds. 

Course length is 10 hours, participant must attend all scheduled sessions. 

- Candidates must have a current American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/ First Aid/ CPR/ AED. *Unless this is a combined course with lifeguarding. 
- Must be 15 years old on or before the final schedule session of this module. 
- Swim 550 years continuously demonstrating.
- Tread water for 2 minutes using only legs.
- Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds. 
- Swim 5 yards, submerge and retrieve three dive rings placed 5 yards apart in 4 to 7 feet of water, resurface and continue to swim another 5 yards to complete the skill sequence. 

Certificate Issued & Validity Period
Certification validity is two years from course completion date.

$80 for Rec Members
$100 for Non-Rec Members

*Must present valid American Red Cross lifeguard certificate on day of class. 

Dates & Times: Winter 2014

Class #2:
April 12
noon - 6 p.m.


Event Contact

Katrina Theut

Phone: 906-227-2421
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