Lifeguarding | Boston, MA | American Red Cross

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Class Format - Blended ID: f6aa1fcde9 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. 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: Boston University Fitness & Recreation Center
    Boston University Fitness & Recreation Center
    915 Commonwealth Avenue,
    Boston, MA 02215 (405.4 mi.) Map
    617-358-3750
    Instructor:
    Language: English
    Format: Blended
    Room(s):
  • Full Class Schedule
    10/13/2016
    Th
    6:00p - 9:00p
    10/14/2016
    F
    6:00p - 9:00p
    10/15/2016
    Sa
    12:00p - 7:00p
    10/16/2016
    Su
    12:00p - 7:00p
Onced you register for this class, you can launch the online portion of this class at any time. You must complete the online portion of this class before the first classroom meeting time listed above.