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Lifeguard Training Prerequisite -- 17LG031920 (Walnut Street YMCA)

American Pool Southern New Jersey (Previously RMS)

Thursday, March 19, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

Lifeguard Training Prerequisite -- 17LG031920 (Walnut...

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COME PREPARED TO SWIM!

The successful completion of this class is required before you can take a Lifeguard Training Course.

 

For a Lifeguard Pretest video tutorial click here.

 

Prerequisite Course Covers:

  • Swimming 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing.
    • Candidates may swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both but swimming on the back or side is not allowed.
    • Swim goggles are allowed.
  • Treading water for 2 minutes using only the legs.
    • Candidates should place their hands under the armpits.
  • Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds.
    • Starting in the water, swim 20 yards. The face may be in or out of the water. Swim goggles are not allowed.
    • Surface dive, feet-first or head-first, to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object.
    • Return to the surface and swim 20 yards to return to the starting point with both hands holding the object and keeping the face at or near the surface. Candidates should not swim the distance under water.
    • Exit the water without using a ladder or steps.

 

Day 1: 3/19 : Thursday - 1 hour (6p-7p)

 

Remember to bring your:

  • Ticket (paper or mobile)
  • Bathing suit
  • Towel

 

Upon completion of the prerequisite course, students will need to register for the remaining dates of the course.

 

If you have questions, simply click the "Contact the Organizer" button.

Email- Sswift@americanpool.com

Telephone- (856) 767-5159 

 

What to expect:

Here is a full Red Cross description what you should expect from a Lifeguard Training Prerequisite class.

 

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Walnut Street YMCA
100 North Walnut Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

Thursday, March 19, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)


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American Pool Southern New Jersey (Previously RMS)

American Pool companies have teamed up with the American Red Cross to offer a wide range of aquatics-related training.

Through the Guard for Life program, American Pool companies hire over 6,500 lifeguards a year. Learn more at guardforlife.com or connect with us on Facebook or Twitter.

American Pool Enterprises, Inc. (APEI) has been an Authorized Provider with the American Red Cross since 1984. An Authorized Provider is a company, organization, individual or agency that has signed an Authorized Provider Agreement with the Red Cross to provide American Red Cross instructional programs in accordance with the standards and objectives of the program they desire to teach.

Each year American Pool companies train approximately 2,000 individuals to become American Red Cross lifeguards.

American Pool Southern New Jersey (Previously RMS)is a subsidiary of American Pool Enterprises, Inc.

American Pool Southern New Jersey (Previously RMS)
1040 S.Route 73
Berlin, NJ 08009
Toll Free: 1-877-371-7665
Phone: 856-767-5159
856-767-8303

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