Bronze Star $135
Participants develop problem-solving and decision-making skills individually and in partners. Candidates learn CPR and develop the lifesaving skills needed to be their own lifeguard. Includes a timed 400 m swim.
Saturdays 10:30am-12pm. September 9th - October 28th
Bronze Medallion $160
(Prerequisite Bronze Star OR 13 years of age)
Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defense methods and releases in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a 500 m timed swim
Fridays 6-10pm, Saturdays & Sundays 8am-4pm. September 29th - October 1st
Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid $275
(Prerequisite Bronze Med)
Designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Includes a timed 600 m swim.
Fridays 6-10pm, Saturdays & Sundays 8am-4pm. October 13-15, October 20-22.
National Lifeguard $300
(Prerequisite Bronze Cross)
The NLS certification is designed to develop the fundamental values, judgment, knowledge, skills and fitness required by lifeguards. The NLS course emphasizes the lifeguarding skills, principles and practices, and the decision-making processes which will assist the lifeguard to provide effective safety supervision in swimming pool & waterfront environments.
Fridays 6-10pm, Saturdays & Sundays 8am-4pm. November 3-5, November 17-19