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Lifeguarding and Emergency Oxygen

Class Format - Blended ID: 182e9c0e8d Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years; Swim 300 yards continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds by starting in the water, swimming 20 yards, surface dive 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, exit the water without using steps or a ladder. Also includes Administering Emergency Oxygen. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED and Administering Emergency Oxygen, both valid for 2 years.

  • Provided by: YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
    Eagan Y
    550 Opperman Dr.,
    Eagan, Minnesota 55123 (894.7 mi.) Map
    651-683-4707
    Instructor:
    Language: English
    Format: Blended
    Room(s):
  • Full Class Schedule
    10/08/2017
    Su
    9:00a - 4:00p
    10/15/2017
    Su
    9:00a - 4:00p
    10/22/2017
    Su
    9:00a - 4:00p
Onced you register for this class, you can launch the online portion of this class at any time. You must complete the online portion of this class before the first classroom meeting time listed above.