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Lifeguarding and Emergency Oxygen

Class Format - Blended ID: 2334a7dca9 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. It also gives covers how to provide care to a victim of a breathing emergency using breathing devices, including emergency oxygen. 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. o Starting in the water, swim 20 yards. o Surface dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object. o Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point. o Exit the water without using a ladder or steps.

  • Provided by: YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
    Ridgedale YMCA
    12301 Ridgedale Dr.,
    Minnetonka, Minnesota 55305 (913.0 mi.) Map
    Language: English
    Format: Blended
  • Full Class Schedule
    2:00p - 7:00p
    2:00p - 7:00p
    2:00p - 7:00p
    2:00p - 6:30p
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.