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Lifeguarding and Waterpark Skills

Class Format - Classroom ID: 47a1e026ac 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, including in aquatic facilities with waterpark features. Prerequisites: • Minimum age of 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: Johnson County Park & Rec
    Roeland Park Aquatic Center
    4843 Rosewood Dr, 4843 Rosewood Dr
    Roeland Park Aquatic Center, Kansas 66205 (918.8 mi.) Map
    913-432-1377
    Instructor:
    Language: English
    Format: Classroom
    Room(s):
  • Full Class Schedule
    04/22/2017
    Sa
    10:00a - 5:00p
    04/23/2017
    Su
    10:00a - 5:00p
    04/29/2017
    Sa
    10:00a - 5:00p
    04/30/2017
    Su
    10:00a - 6:00p