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May 15 - 16, 2021

Lifeguard Certification- Session V- Recertifications ONLY

City Park • 106 City Park Road BoerneTX  78006 Organized by City of Boerne PARD
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Description

This activity is closed to further registration.

** Please, understand that classes can be cancelled at any moment due to COVID 19 and updated protocols by the Governor of Texas.**

Class fee: Current Recertification is $160.00 (Optionally $25.00 for a CPR mask and fanny pack)

The primary purpose of the Red Cross Lifeguarding program is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to emergencies and to provide care for injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel arrive and take over.

Course Prerequisites

300 yard continuous swim (100 yards front crawl using rhythmic breathing and a stabilizing, propellant kick.


Rhythmic breathing can be performed either by breathing to the side or to the front.


100 yards breaststroke using a pull, breathe, kick and glide sequence.


100 yards either front crawl or breaststroke.

Treading water using legs only for 2 minutes

Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 ft, retrieve 10lb brick, return to surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the brick and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 min 40 seconds.

If you cannot complete any of the above, you will be given an opportunity to attend a later session to complete the course.

There will be no refunds for failure to pass any portion of the class.

Participants will receive certifications in lifeguarding , CPR/AED, and First-Aid (which is valid for 2 years) .

This class is a standalone class and does not guarantee employment with the City of Boerne at the municipal pool


** Please, understand that classes can be cancelled at any moment due to COVID 19 and updated protocols by the Governor of Texas.**

Class fee: Current Recertification is $160.00 (Optionally $25.00 for a CPR mask and fanny pack)

This class is a standalone class and does not guarantee employment with the City of Boerne at the municipal pool.

Location

Swimming Pool/Evening Private Party at City Park

Instructor

Cindy McQuaid

When

May 15 - 16, 2021

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Saturday, Sunday

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Age and Gender

Ages 15-255 · Co-Ed

Location

City Park

106 City Park Road BoerneTX  78006

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