Training Courses

Training Courses

Lifeguarding Instructor Course

Janesville
4/27/24 - 4/28/24
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The Lifeguarding Instructor course trains instructor candidates to teach American Red Cross Lifeguarding courses including Lifeguarding Shallow Water Lifeguarding Aquatic Attraction Lifeguarding Waterpark Skills Waterfront Skills CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Bloodborne Pathogens Training. This class is taught in a blended learning format and the online portion (accessed via mobile desktop or tablet) must be completed prior to attending the first in-person session of the instructor course.
Course Times:
Saturday & Sunday: 8AM-5PM
Prerequisites: 1. Minimum age: 17 years 2. Possess a current Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding with CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and First Aid 3. Ability to successfully demonstrate all Lifeguarding and CPR skills including a precourse assessment to perform a water rescue (submerged drowning) extrication single rescuer CPR for 3 minutes.

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1/27/24 4/28/24 Online / Front Desk $ 275.00$ 275.00

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Date(s)
04/27/24 - 04/28/24
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Shallow Water Lifeguarding Course

Janesville
3/1/24 - 3/3/24
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Be a leader, be a lifeguard! Our expert instructors will train you for one of the most rewarding jobs you’ll ever have.

The American Red Cross Lifeguard course prepares individuals to become certified Shallow Water(up to 5’ deep) Lifeguards. The course is a total of 28 hours; 6 hours of elearning & 22 hours in person. The elearning is completed prior to the in-person portion. In-person training includes videos, hands on learning and practice including safety and water skills. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will earn First Aid, CPR and AED as well as Shallow Water Lifeguard certifications.

Course Times:
Friday: 4-9PM
Saturday & Sunday: 8AM-5PM

Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years; Swim 150 yards continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute 40 seconds by starting in the water swimming 20 yards surface dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point exit the water without using steps or a ladder. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED valid for 2 years.

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Open Close Register At MemberCommunity Participant
1/27/24 4/28/24 Online / Front Desk $ 185.00$ 185.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
03/01/24 - 03/03/24
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