Our training will prepare the student for a professional career as a certified lifeguard.
Minimum age – 15 Years old. The Lifeguard Training course includes a swimming pretest* the first day of class, rescue skills for shallow and deep water, spinal injury management skills, CPR skills, AED skills, First Aid skills and written and in-water skills tests.
Participants should be prepared to enter the water at every class.
*Swimming Pre-test: Tread water for 2 minutes using legs only, swim 300 yards (100 yds front crawl, 100 yds breaststroke, 100 yds of either stroke) not timed, and do a 20yd swim retrieve a 10lb brick at a 7-10 feet depth, return to the starting point with the brick and exit the pool without any aid within 1 minute and 40 seconds. All participants must be able to pass the pre-test to continue the course.
Study Method: Campus based program
Program Length: As few as 3 Months