Registration is open now for all YMCA employees. If you are a non -YMCA member registration starts May 18th. Please register at any
Wednesday, May 27th, 9am - 6pm
Thursday, May 28th, 9am - 6pm
Friday, May 29th, 9am - 6pm
IF NEEDED WE WILL FINISH THIS COURSE ON MONDAY, JUNE 1st starting at 9am. IF the course does not finish at the end of the day on Friday, May 29th we have also blocked off Monday, June 1st as an additional day.
The cost for this course is $155/member and $185/program member.
You must be able to complete the following prerequisites on the first day of class:
1. Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Candidates may swim the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination.
2. Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs, candidates will cross their arms.
3. Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using only front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10 pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with both hands on the object, head at or near the surface and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute and 40 seconds.
Must be present at all classes.
Please bring a swim suit, towel, lunch, snacks and own drink each day.
Financial assistance does not apply to life guarding courses.