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American Red Cross - Lifeguarding Course

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Lifeguarding Course - ages 15 and up

The American Red Cross Lifeguarding program objective is to teach the skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. 

Fee includes all materials.  There is approximately 7 hours of online learning that must be completed prior to the first class.  Once registered with Granby Recreation, Joe Lodge, the instructor of the course, will send a web link directly to the participant in order to begin their online course work. Please check your email for a link from 
   Swim 300 yards continuously using a mix of front crawl
    & breaststroke.
   Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10 pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object, and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds
   Tread water with no hands for 2 minutes
Certification: American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer:  Valid for 2 years.

• Lifeguard Course
Friday, June 5, 2020, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday June 6, 2020 - June 7, 2020
10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Location: Salmon Brook Park.   Please bring a lunch on the weekend days. 

* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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