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Lifeguarding and Emergency Oxygen

Class Format - Classroom ID: e3bb6662f2 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: Jerry L. Garver YMCA
    Jerry L. Garver YMCA
    6767 Refugee Rd., 6767 Refugee Rd.
    Canal Winchester, OHIO 43110 (290.1 mi.) Map
    Language: English
    Format: Classroom
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