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02. Recreation and Community Events

Posted on: July 25, 2023

[ARCHIVED] *NEW* Aquatics Class - - JUNIOR Lifeguarding!

JR Lifeguard

Participant requirements:

  • Age 12-15
  • Strong or proficient swimming ability to complete a 200 yard swim and tread water for 2 consecutive minutes.

At the conclusion of the class sessions, all successful swimmers will graduate with the following:

  • A baseline knowledge of all American Red Cross in-water lifesaving techniques
  • A baseline knowledge of Citizen CPR and AED usage.

Please note, this is not the full American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course and no certification will be earned.

Does your teen have a desire to become a lifeguard one day, but isn’t old enough to take a traditional class?  Enroll them into our 6 course as a Junior Lifeguard!  Our MT Junior Lifeguard Program is designed for kids and helps build a foundation of knowledge, attitudes, and skills for future success in a lifeguarding program.  The goal of the program is to introduce students to lifesaving skills and allow participants to gain hands-on experience in the water.  This class will be taught by an American Red Cross instructor and consist of in-water skills and a First Aid/CPR/AED skills.  Participation in this class will help setup your child for success when they take the full lifeguard course beginning at age 15+.

Class Schedule

  • Session 1: Monday, August 7th & Tuesday, August 8th from 9am-12pm at Skyline Pool 
  • Session 2: Thursday, August 10th & Friday, August 11th from 9am-12pm at Overlook Pool

Class Cost - $25 per person, which includes pool time, instruction, and a take-home whistle and lanyard.

(Limit of 10 students per session)

 

Register Today!
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