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Junior Lifeguarding American Red Cross

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130 E Merrick Rd

130 East Merrick Road

Freeport, NY 11520

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Junior Lifeguarding (Long Island – Freeport) (Dec 26 – 29)

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Freeport Recreation Center

130 East Merrick Road, Freeport New York, 11520

This course will teach water safety and introduce participants to the duties and responsibilities of a lifeguard; however, this course will not certify anyone to be a lifeguard. It will build a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills in preparation for the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course.

4 Day Session:

December 26th – 9AM to 5:30PM

December 27th – 9AM to 5:30PM

December 28th – 9AM to 5:30PM

December 29th – 9AM to 5:30PM

Cost: $375

Participants must be between 11 and 14 years old to participate in this course (proof of age is check on the first day of the course)

Course Prerequisites:

■ Swim the front crawl for 25 yards continuously while breathing to the front or side.

■ Swim the breaststroke for 25 yards using a pull, breathe, kick and glide sequence.

■ Complete the Water Competency Sequence.

Water Competency Sequence as follows:

■ Complete the water competency sequence without stopping.

1. Step into water from the side and totally submerge.

2. Maintain position for one minute by treading water or floating (or a combination of the two).

3. Rotate one full turn and orient to the exit.

4. Level off and swim on the front or back 25 yards.

5. Exit without using a ladder or steps.

After completing all of the Junior Lifeguarding course requirements and turning 15 years of age, participants will be prepared to enroll in the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course, where the knowledge and skills of a lifeguard will be taught.

Directions to Freeport Recreation Center:

From Sunrise Highway:

1) Make a right onto Liberty Avenue (1st light after the Home Depot)

2) A left onto Merrick Road.

3) A quick right into the parking lot.

From Merrick Road:

1) Take Merrick Road East into Freeport, (The entrance to the recreation center is about a quarter mile east of the rear entrance to the Home Depot, on the RIGHT).

2) Make a right turn into the parking lot. (If you pass the entrance, make a right at the traffic light and look for the recreation center entrance on Atlantic Avenue).

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Freeport, NY 11520

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