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Class Format - Blended ID: 3d438ceae5 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. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years.

  • Provided by: University of Illinois at Chicago Aquatic
    Sport and Fitness Center
    828 South Wolcott Street,
    Chicago, Illinois 60612 (569.3 mi.) Map
    312-413-5260
    Instructor:
    Language: English
    Format: Blended
    Room(s):
  • Full Class Schedule
    07/31/2017
    M
    9:00a - 2:30p
    08/01/2017
    Tu
    9:00a - 2:30p
    08/02/2017
    W
    9:00a - 2:30p
    08/03/2017
    Th
    9:00a - 2:30p
    08/04/2017
    F
    9:00a - 2:30p
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.