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March 26 - 28, 2021

Lifeguard Training Course

Indoor Pool • 2391 S. Ridge Rd. AshwaubenonWI  54304 Organized by City of De Pere

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Description

A Lifeguard Training Class will be offered at the Ashwaubenon Community Pool (2391 S. Ridge Rd.) on the following dates:

  • Friday, March 26th (5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
  • Saturday, March 27th (9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
  • Sunday, March 28th (9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
This course enables the participant to work at an indoor/outdoor pool or lake setting and also certifies the participant in First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. This is a "Blended Learning" course where students will complete online modules for in class work, then complete water coursework in person. Minimum age requirement is 15 to be a lifeguard and to take the course.
Full attendance of all three days is mandatory to complete this course.
The following requirements must be completed in a satisfactory manner to continue in the course. This will be completed on Friday, March 26th. Failure to complete these skills will result in failing the course.
1. Swim 300 yards continuously, using each of the following strokes: -Front crawl using rhythmic breathing and stabilizing, propellent kick; -Breaststroke using rhythmic breathing and stabilizing, propellent kick; *There is no time requirement; however, the 300 yards must be continuous - no walking on the bottom or stopping at the side of the pool.
2. Swim 20 yards front crawl or breaststroke, dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet, retrieve a 10-lb object, return it to the surface, and swim 20 yards; head above water; on back; back to the starting point and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute, 40 seconds.
3. Tread water for 2 minutes using only legs.
***Please view clip for reference of requirements*** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uFhnjPVJgOY

For further information contact the Community Center at 920-339-4066.

The registration deadline is Sunday, March 21.


Location

Indoor Pool at Ashwaubenon Community Pool

When

March 26 - 28, 2021

5:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Saturday, Sunday

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Age and Gender

Ages 15-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Indoor Pool

2391 S. Ridge Rd. AshwaubenonWI  54304

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