FULL Lifeguard Course at the Waldo County YMCA

By Waldo County YMCA | Jan 02, 2022
Join our Waldo County YMCA staff and the course is FREE!

 

REQUIREMENTS PRIOR TO FIRST IN-PERSON CLASS

  • Roughly 7 hours of online work to be completed BEFORE first class. Link will be provided via email within a week of registering.
  • Successfully complete ALL prerequisite skills PRIOR to first class

- Swim 300 yards continuously using combination of front crawl and breast stroke

- Tread water for 2 minutes using legs only

- Swim 20 yards, retrieve 10 pound object from bottom of deep end, swim on back   holding object with both hands to shallow end and exit pool without ladder.

 

REQUIREMENTS DURING IN-PERSON COURSE

  • Attend all classes
  • Successfully demonstrate competency in all skills and rescue scenarios
  • Pass two in-water final scenario tests
  • Pass written exams with 80% or better

 

Must be 15 years old by last day of class

Minimum of three (3) / maximum of eight (8) participants to run a course.

Call or email Jensen at 338-4598 or jsheafe@waldocountyymca.org with questions.

Within a week of registering, you will receive an email with more details.

 

Dates: February 18 - 20, 2022

Days/Times: Friday, 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 a.m. -  5:00 p.m.

Fee:      $200   Annual Member

$250   3 Month & Non Member

$50 non-refundable deposit due when you sign up

ENTIRE COURSE FEE MUST BE PAID BY FEBRUARY 18, 2022, 4:00 p.m.

Cost of course will be reimbursed for employees of the Waldo County YMCA

 

Registration is open! Sign up at the front desk now!

 

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