Our Y's Lifeguard Training prepares individuals for a lifeguard position. Must attend all scheduled classes and pass both written and water skills tests. Course includes: Lifeguard, First Aid, CPR, AED and oxygen administration certifications.
AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING:
Includes all certifications listed above, plus Waterfront certification.
Prerequisite: 550 yard swim and timed swim that includes 40 yard swim, surface dive, tread water for time, retrieve 10 lb. object and exit pool.
FULL COURSE DATES:
Sat, May 4 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wed, May 8 5:00 - 9:30 pm
Fri, May 10 5:00 - 9:30 pm
Sat, May 11 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Mon, May 13 5:00 - 9:30 pm
Wed, May 15 5:00 - 9:30 pm
Fri, May 17 5:00 - 9:30 pm
Sat, May 18 7:30 - 10:00 am
Sun, May 19 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Swim Test: Friday, May 3 7:00 - 8:30 pm (meet Competitive Pool bleachers)
- Able to swim 550 yards, surface dive, underwater swim, retrieve 10 lb object and tread water
- At least 15 ½ years old (WI Child Labor Law states: an individual may be no less than 16 yrs of age to be employed as a lifeguard at a public swimming pool or water attraction in Wisconsin)
- Must attend all scheduled dates and times
Y Members: $250 / Community Participants: $275 Fee includes: 6 certifications (First Aid/CPR/AED/Oxygen, Lifeguard & Waterfront Lifeguard) and textbook and materials.
Online at www.ymcaatpabstfarms.org or in-person at the YMCA at Pabst Farms Member Service Desk
YMCA at Pabst Farms • 1750 E. Valley Road • Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Britta Fell, Aquatics Coordinator, 262-567-7251 x147