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December 08 - 10, 2023

American Red Cross Lifeguarding

Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA • 1700 23rd Ave SeattleWA  98122 Organized by YMCA of Greater Seattle
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We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Sunday, December 10, 2023.

This American Red Cross Lifeguarding course provides entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide professional-level care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries, and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over. Students will receive training in life guarding, First Aid, CPR, and AED Candidates must be at least 15 years old on or before the final scheduled session of the course. They must be able to swim 300 yards, continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. To do this, they may swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both, but swimming on the back or side is not allowed. Swim goggles may be used. Candidates must also be able to tread water for 2 minutes, using only the legs with their hands under the armpits. Candidates must complete the following within 1 minute and 40 seconds: starting in the water, swim 20 yards without swim goggles

Age

Adult

Location

Meredith Mathews Y - Pool at Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA

When

December 08 - 10, 2023

6:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Saturday

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Age and Gender

Ages 15-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA

1700 23rd Ave SeattleWA  98122

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