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BSA & American Red Cross Lifeguard Training 5/18/2014
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BSA & American Red Cross Lifeguard Training 5/18/2014


When: May 18, June 7 & 8, June 14 & 15
Where: Freedom Aquatic Center, Manassas VA and Camp William B. Snyder, Haymarket VA
Mike Meenehan

Registration Information
Online registration is closed.

Do you need training for your Lifeguarding job for the summer?



May 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

-BSA Lifeguard


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!

Cost:  $120


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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