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Lifeguarding, Waterfront and Emergency Oxygen

Class Format - Classroom ID: 71403534e0 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 in non-surf, open-water areas found at public parks, resorts, summer camps and campgrounds. Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years; Swim 550 yards continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds: Starting in the water, swim 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 this course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED and Waterfront Skills and Administering Emergency Oxygen, all valid for 2 years.

  • Provided by: Brownstone Exploration & Discovery Park
    Brownstone Exploration & Discovery Park
    161 Brownstone Ave,
    Portland, CT 06480 (310.3 mi.) Map
    866-860-0208
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    Language: English
    Format: Classroom
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  • Full Class Schedule
    06/19/2017
    M
    9:00a - 5:00p
    06/20/2017
    Tu
    9:00a - 5:00p
    06/21/2017
    W
    9:00a - 5:00p
    06/22/2017
    Th
    9:00a - 5:00p
    06/23/2017
    F
    9:00a - 5:00p