Junior Lifeguarding

This program provides a strong foundation for future successful completion of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course. Jr. Guards will work out daily to improve their physical fitness both on land and in the water. They will learn about causes and ways to prevent drowning and diving accidents, how to supervise others around water, drowning recognition, basic first aid, CPR, and AED. Jr. Guards will develop leadership skills necessary to become successful lifeguards including effective communication, how to make informed decisions, how to work as a team and about customer service. Pre-requisite: Ability to swim front crawl for 25 yards continuously. using side breathing, tread water for 1 minute, submerge and swim a distance of 10 feet. *Please bring towel, swimsuit, change of clothes, jacket, tennis shoes, sunscreen, lunch, and hat. Ages 10+ (flexible if child is on swim team.)

Age Range: 10+