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Lifeguarding and Emergency Oxygen

Class Format - Classroom ID: cc11afb899 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. Also includes Administering Emergency Oxygen. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED and Administering Emergency Oxygen, both valid for 2 years.

  • Provided by: YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
    Andover YMCA
    15200 Hanson Blvd NW,
    Andover , MN 55304 (914.5 mi.) Map
    Language: English
    Format: Classroom
  • Full Class Schedule
    8:00a - 6:00p
    8:00a - 6:00p
    8:00a - 6:00p