Lifeguarding Certification Course

City of Vidalia Staff ONLY: Online + In-person

  • Starts May 1
  • 225 US dollars
  • E, 2707 E 1st St, Vidalia, GA 30474

Service Description

Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course: Vidalia Aquatic Center E, 2707 E 1st St, Vidalia, GA 30474 May 1st and 2nd SAT/SUN: 9AM-6PM *Must attend all days Price Includes mask, whistle, lanyard, digital manual, and 2 year certification. *see policy guide for refund options due to unsuccessful completion on pre-requisites Ready to become a Lifeguard? This course is designed for participants that wish to Lifeguard at pools or waterparks with skills and knowledge to prepare you for a variety of scenarios in and around the water. PREREQUISITES Before attending class candidates must: 1. Be at least 15 years old on or before the final scheduled session of the course. 2. Be able to swim 300 yards, continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Candidates may swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both, but swimming on the back or side is not allowed. Swim goggles may be used. 3. Tread water for 2 minutes, using only the legs. Candidates should place their hands under the armpits. 4. Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds: • Starting in the water, swim 20 yards. Swim goggles are not allowed • Surface dive, feet-first or headfirst, to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object • Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point with both hands holding the object and keeping the face at or near the surface so they are able to get a breath • Exit the water without using a ladder or steps Online plus In-person training: • Online: 7 hours and 30 minutes • In-person: ~19 hours and 30 minutes NOTE: The online component link will be emailed to you and you will be contacted within 24 hours to set up the in-person session once registration has been completed.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Refunds: 100% refund 10 days prior to course start date 75% refund five days or less in advance No refunds less than 48 hours without documentation Full refund or make up sessions will be issued due to any pool chemical or mechanical issues When there are unforeseen circumstances out of anyone’s control, if possible, classes will be rescheduled rather than cancelled Class Policies Participants must arrive to class on time and attend all required class sessions If a class has pre-requisites and a participant is unsuccessful, a 75% refund will be issued Participant agrees to cover cost for additional instruction if placed on candidate work plan (instructor level courses)

Contact Details

912-381-2900

safetypennllc@gmail.com

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912-381-2900

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