Community Lifeguard Course- Red Cross Certification
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This is a blended course for those looking for their first certification or a re-cert.
New Certifications are 200.00 per person.
Re-Certs are 125.00 per person, use promo code Re-Cert or contact the Recreation Department to have the adjustment made.
Great opportunity to;
Spend your summer outdoors at the beach!
Get paid to stay in shape and train!
Become a valuable member of your community!
Full time hours available from the time school gets out till Labor Day Weekend!
And $10 an hour to start!!! Course does not guarantee employment with the sponsors.
Sponsored by the Biddeford Recreation Department, Saco Parks and Recreation Department and the Kennebunk Fire Department with cooperation from the Northern York County YMCA.
Instructor: Heidi Pare WSI,LGI.
How this works
So this is how it works...
1. You register/pay
2. You receive a red cross class code
4. You do your work online
5. First day of class you bring your printed cert from the online portion that you have completed.
You take your exams, you complete your pre-req. swim, 300 yds. using front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of the two, demonstrating breath control and rotary breathing. Tread water for two minutes, Timed brick/swim at 1:40, Swim 20 yds., headfirst dive to retrieve brick (7-10 ft. of water then on back while holding brick with both hands to shallow end and exit.
6. You attend EVERY scheduled class.
Weeks 1 and 2 hours 9-3:30, weeks 3-5 12:30-3:30 p.m.
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