Lifeguard Training Class

Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 9:00am

The Taylor Family YMCA is offering a full YMCA of the USA Lifeguard training course that includes CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPRO) and First Aid, equipment-based rescues for aquatic environments, accident prevention, and decision-making skills.

Participants must be able to:

  • Tread water for at least 2 minutes
  • Swim 100 yards of front crawl
  • Swim 50 yards each of front crawl with head up, sidestroke, breaststroke, breaststroke with head up, inverted breaststroke kick with hands on stomach
  • Perform a feet-first surface dive in 8 to 10 feet of water and then swim underwater for 15 feet
  • Perform a series of tasks given by the instructor to demonstrate listening and scanning ability as well as stamina and endurance

 

Ages

Participants must 16 years old on or before the last day of class

Date

Saturday, March 31 - Friday, April 6
NO CLASS ON SUNDAY, APRIL 1

Time

9 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Cost

$215 (Members)
$258 (Program Participants)

contact

Elias.Ballew@YMCATriangle.org