LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION CLASS

Lifeguarding Blended Learning Class:
Gives participants the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Upon successful completion of all class skills, participants will receive certification in Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED good for 2 years. All participants must be 15 years of age by the class completion date, and must complete a pre-course assessment in order to be eligible to participate in the course. Pre-Course must be completed prior to the first day of class. Must attend all class sessions and complete all online components to obtain certification.

Pre-Test: Participants must pass a pre-course test to evaluate swimming abilities. The pre-course consists of: 300 yard swim using front crawl or breaststroke, 2 minute tread using legs only. 20 yard swim, retrieval of a 10 lb. weight from 7-10 foot depth and return to the start point using legs only while holding the weight and climb out of the pool in 1 minute and 40 seconds or less.

September Classes
Pre-Test 8/28 & 8/30 at 5:30 PM (choose one to attend)
Classes: 9/8 4-9 PM, 9/15 4-9 PM, 9/22 4-9 PM & 9/29 4-9 PM

October Classes
Pre-Test 9/25 & 9/27 at 5:30 PM (choose one to attend)
Classes: 10/6 4-9 PM, 10/13 4-9 PM, 10/20 4-9 PM &10/27 4-9 PM

Cost for Full Member $335, Non Member $385

Register at the Y today, classes fill quickly.

THE GATEWAY FAMILY YMCA - RAHWAY BRANCH
1564 Irving St.
Rahway, NJ 07065
Shannon Frank, 732-388-0058 EXT: 3228