NOW HIRING LIFEGUARDS FOR THE 2017 SEASON
If interested contact: Mary Holler (979) 824-1747
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Lifeguard Training required:
AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING
Enroll in training and become a certified lifeguard through the American Red Cross. Upon completion of this course, participants will earn a certificate in Lifeguarding and First Aid, as well as a certificate in Professional Rescuer CPR & AED (expires after 2 years). All participants must complete a prerequisite swim test before registering for this training. Participants must be a least 15 years of age before the last day of class. Classes are scheduled over a four day span and participants must attend all sessions and pass a series of tests to receive their certification. Classes have limited space. Classes will be held at the following facilities:
Lake Jackson Parks and Rec
May 6th-9th or May 20th-23rd
Angleton Parks and Rec
Will offer a class in May
Registration Deadline: 5:00pm on Friday prior to start date of class
**Register with friends and save! If three participants register for the same course at the same time, the cost per participant is ONLY $100! YOU SAVE $25 PER PERSON. **
Other Requirements: Prerequisite swim test (This test must be completed before registering for course):
- Swim 300 yards continuously using front crawl and breast stroke demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Goggles may be used for this swim.
- Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs. Candidates should place their hands under the armpits.
- Retrieve a 10lb brick from a depth of at least 7ft and swim 20 yards back to wall and exit pool within a time limit of 1 minute and 40 seconds.