Lifeguarding Re-Certification

Lifeguard

 

Re-Certification Class

This course offers certification through the American Red Cross in lifeguarding and first aid, and CPR/AED for the Professional.

This program is open to those who have a current lifeguard training certificate.  

Lifeguard Re-Certification Classes are taught through the Blended Learning Format

Course length: 19.5 hours

The blended-learning lifeguard course builds the same knowledge and skills as the traditional in-person training. The online format includes interactive lessons and activities that can be completed on your own time before the start of the first session date. Instructor-led sessions reinforce the learning and the practical skill

 Certification Requirements

     Successfully complete the prerequisites.

  • Attend and actively participate in all class sessions.
  • Demonstrate competency in all required skills and activities.
  • Demonstrate competency in all required final rescue skill scenarios.
  • Score a minimum of 80 percent on the instructor course final written exam.
  • Individuals in the Lifeguard (blended learning format must successfully complete the online sessions before the start of class).
  •  Prerequisites (completed on the first class)
    • Must be at least 15 years of age by the end of the training.
    • Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both.
    • Tread water for two minutes using only the participant’s legs.
    • Complete a timed event within 1 minute and 40 seconds without goggles.Starting in the water the participant will swim 20 yards to retrieve a 10-pound object at a depth of 10 feet by either performing a feet-first surface dive or a head-first surface dive.

Dates and Times

Class Fall Semester 2021 TBD

Dates:  

Cost : General Rate $85 Student Rate $65

Lifeguard Registration: Register under Certifications Aquatic Safety Training Click Here http://apprec.appstate.edu

    Register Early Limited space      Open Augest 2021                        

What to Bring:

Swimsuit, towel, and goggles, notebook, and pen/pencil

 

 

 

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