Events

Water Safety Instructor
Date: Apr. 19, 2024 - Apr. 21, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

The purpose of this instructor course is to train instructor candidates to teach courses and presentations in the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety program including Parent and Child Aquatics, Preschool Aquatics, Learn-toSwim, Adult Swim, Private Lessons, Water Safety Courses (including Safety Training for Swim Coaches*) and Water Safety Presentations.

Prerequisites
 Be at least 16 years old on or before the last day of the Instructor Course
 Demonstrate the ability to perform the following swimming skills:
     1. Swim the following strokes consistent with the Stroke Performance Charts, Level 4:  Front Crawl – 25 yards; Back Crawl – 25 yards; Breaststroke – 25 yards; Elementary Backstroke – 25 yards; Sidestroke – 25 yards; Butterfly – 15 yards
     2. Maintain position on back for 1 minute in deep water (floating or sculling)
     3. Tread water for 1 minute

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