Events

Lifeguard Instructor Training R24
Date: Apr. 19, 2024 - Apr. 21, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Course Purpose The purpose of the American Red Cross r. 24 Lifeguarding Instructor course is to train instructor candidates to teach the basic-level courses in the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program.

Course Prerequisites
▪ Be at least 17 years old on or before the final scheduled session of the Lifeguarding Instructor course.
▪ Possess a current basic-level certification in American Red Cross Lifeguarding (Including Deep Water) with CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and First Aid. (Note: r.17 Lifeguarding certification accepted)
▪ Obtain instructor and participant course materials before starting the course.
▪ Successfully complete the online session of the Lifeguarding Instructor course prior to the precourse session.
▪ Successfully complete the prerequisite skill assessment scenario to continue in the course.

The prerequisite skill assessment scenario evaluates the following skills:
o Entry o Swimming approach
o Surface dive in deep water (7 to 10 feet)
o Passive submerged rescue
o Rapid extrication (with an assisting rescuer)
o Rapid assessment
o Single-rescuer CPR (3 minutes)

Class - Friday 4pm -8pm; Saturday/Sunday 8am-4pm.  Please bring towels, 1 piece swim suit, googles, snacks/lunch and water bottle. This is a BLENDED Learning Class.  You must complete the online portion prior to Friday night.

Location: Appleton West Zepka Pool
Address:  Badger Avenue
Appleton, WI
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Admission Fee: $150.00