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Greensburg, In 47240
812-663-YMCA (9622)

Lifeguard Certifications

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Class

ARC Lifeguarding course is designed to provide entry-level lifeguard participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies; to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses.  Must be 15yrs old and pass prerequisite skills test:  300 yard continuous swim of front crawl (freestyle) and breaststroke; tread water 2min using only legs also swim 20yrs to retrieve 10lbs object from deep water, re-surface and swim 20 yards on back to starting point while holding object with hands at the surface of the water, exit pool at edge in <1:40s.  Certification is valid for 2yrs, LG and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. 

Please bring suit, goggles, towels and calendars.

Class Dates: will be set at that time with instructor for those that pass the pre-course testing

Fees:  $225 YM $275 PM; fees to be collected post pre-course session

American Red Cross Lifeguard Re-Certification Class

Lifeguard and CPR for the Professional Rescuer CPR recertification course.  Will perform prerequisites (as listed above).  Presented in shorter format.  Intended for guards who are close to expiring.

Meets:       Call for an appointment                                                                                                   Fees:         $75 YM                      $90 PM                

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