American Red Cross Lifeguard Course - Blended Learning

American Red Cross Lifeguard Course - Blended Learning

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Thank you for registering! Please allow 1 business day to receive an email from Red Cross with a link to the class and instructions on how to complete the online portion of the course. Please allot at least 8 hours to complete the online portion of the class. This must be completed prior to April 10. Email quantico.aquatics@usmc-mccs.org for any questions, comments, or concerns.

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Ramer Hall

24180 Gilbert Road

Stafford, VA 22556

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Thank you for registering! Please allow 1 business day to receive an email from Red Cross with a link to the class and instructions on how to complete the online portion of the course. Please allot at least 8 hours to complete the online portion of the class. This must be completed prior to April 10. Email quantico.aquatics@usmc-mccs.org for any questions, comments, or concerns.
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American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course - Blended Learning (Online + Classroom)

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American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification

Blended Learning Course (On-line & Classroom)

The Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course 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 illness until EMS personnel take over.

Prerequisites: Minimum Age of 15; Swim 300 yards continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute and 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. Participants who do not successfully pass the prerequisites will not be permitted to complete the course. Successfully complete the course receive an American Red Cross certification for Lifeguarding and First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years.

Class is FREE to participants who agree to work at MCCS Quantico Pool.

All other participants pay a fee of $120.

Certification is valid for two years.

MCCS jobs link: https://careers.usmc-mccs.org/#.UGkXjlEQGSE/

Course Schedule:

May 21: 9:00am-12:30pm @ Ramer Hall Pool; 1:30pm-5:00pm @ Heywood Hall, Classroom CR-1

May 22: 9:00am-11:40pm @ Ramer Hall Pool; 12:40pm-5:00pm @ Ramer Hall Pool

This is a Blended Learning Course, meaning there are activities that you are required to complete online before the in-person sessions starting on May 7. If you do not complete the online portion of the class before May 7, you will not be allowed to participate. Once you have registered on Eventbrite, please allow 1 business day to receive an email from Red Cross with a link to the class and instructions on how to complete the online portion of the course.

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Ramer Hall Pool - 24180 Gilbert Rd, Stafford, VA

Heywood Hall - 24164 Belleau Ave, Quantico, VA

(Across the street from Ramer Hall, shown as The Basic School (TBS)/Camp Barret - TBS on Google Maps)

THIS CLASS IS HELD ON MCB QUANTICO. DOD ID IS REQUIRED TO GET ON BASE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A DOD ID CARD, FOLLOW THE LINK FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO OBATAIN ACCESS TO THE BASE: https://www.quantico.marines.mil/Base-Access/

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By registering for events, you understand and expressly acknowledge that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public space where people are present. In attending the event, you and any guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19, and waive, release, and discharge MCCS or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers from any and all liability under any theory, whether in negligence or otherwise, for any illness or injury.

For more information, call 703.784.2014.

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