LIFEGUARD TRAINING

Lifeguard Training Certification

Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Shallow Water Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years.

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Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills in a 5ft and under pool to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. *This is a blended learning course. At home study will be required prior to attending the Classroom & In-water training.

SESSION 1

SWIM TESTING: May 20th 4:30pm-6:00pm

CLASSROOM & IN-WATER TRAINING + TESTING:

May 21st & 22nd 8:00am-5:00pm

 

SESSION 2

SWIM TESTING: June 10th 4:30pm-6:00pm

CLASSROOM & IN-WATER TRAINING + TESTING:

June 11th & 12th 8:00am-5:00pm

 

Registration opens March 9th at 1:00pm on the Stafford Hills App or by calling 503-612-2400.

Price

$250/Member  $300/Guest

 

PREREQUISITES

  • Participants must be at least 15 years of age.
  • Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs.
  • Swim 20 yards on the back holding a 10lb brick.
  • Exit the water without using steps or a ladder.

Additional Info

Please bring a computer/tablet to read the materials, swimsuit, goggles/cap, water bottle and lunch. Food is also available to purchase from our cafe.