Lifeguarding and Emergency Oxygen | Phoenixville, PA | American Red Cross

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Lifeguarding and Emergency Oxygen

Class Format - Classroom ID: 4e702eb594 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: Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA
    Phoenixville YMCA
    400 E. Pothouse Rd.,
    Phoenixville, PA 19460 (129.3 mi.) Map
    484-921-5486
    Instructor:
    Language: English
    Format: Classroom
    Room(s):
  • Full Class Schedule
    12/08/2016
    Th
    6:00p - 8:00p
    12/09/2016
    F
    5:00p - 9:00p
    12/10/2016
    Sa
    9:30a - 7:30p
    12/11/2016
    Su
    9:30a - 7:30p