BSA & American Red Cross Lifeguard Training 5/18/2014
May 18, June 7 & 8, June 14 & 15
Freedom Aquatic Center, Manassas VA and Camp William B. Snyder, Haymarket VA
Online registration is closed.
Do you need training for your Lifeguarding job for the summer?
Dates/TimesMay 18 3-6 pm, Freedom Aquatic Center, Manassas VA - Prerequisite swim test and orientation
June 7-8, 14-15 9am-5pm Camp William B. Snyder, Haymarket VA Note: You must attend ALL sessions to complete the course
This course will use the Red Cross blended learning option that requires approximately
7 1/2 hours of online study before June 7. This allows us to reduce the amount of time needed for the pool-side classes.
You will earn the following certifications by successfully completing this course:
-American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED
What do you need:
-You must be at least 15 years old
-You must supply a BSA Annual Health and Medical Record form
signed by a physician. You must be approved for swimming activities
-You must demonstrate the following at the prerequisite swim test: swim continuously
for 550 yards, including at least 100 yards of each of the following strokes
in good form: front crawl, breaststroke, elementary backstroke, and sidestroke.
Immediately following the swim you must tread water for two minutes using no
hands (your hands must be under your armpits).
-You must be able to, starting in the water, swim 20 yards using a front crawl or
breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, surface, swim
with the object 20 yards back to the starting point, and exit the water, all within 1
minute, 40 seconds.
-You will need to furnish a swim mask, snorkel and fins (all other equipment is
-You will need to bring a bag lunch for each day of the weekend sessions.
Register early since the course is limited to the first 16 participants!
STANDARD REFUND POLICY FOR EVENTS:
For events with fees over $25.00 per person. Refunds for this event may be granted (less 15% handling fee) for the following reasons: Sickness (with physician’s statement), relocation, summer school, or death in the family. Fees cannot be credited toward another event. This policy is true for any event with fees over $25.00 per participant/registrant unless stated otherwise.
Questions: Mike Meenehan 703-400-2176
Or Gary Carroll 301-214-9128
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