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Lifeguarding, Waterpark and Emergency Oxygen

Class Format - Classroom ID: bd0caefd4c 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. It also gives covers how to provide care to a victim of a breathing emergency using breathing devices, including emergency oxygen. 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: McNeese State University
    Lake Charles Racquet Club
    870 W Bayou Pines Dr,
    Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601 (1079.9 mi.) Map
    Language: English
    Format: Classroom
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