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MVCC to offer Aquatic Safety Training Classes

Lifeguard Training Course
Get the skills and knowledge you need to become a lifeguard.  You will learn to recognize and respond quickly and effectively to aquatic emergencies and prevent drowning and injuries.  Prerequisites:  Must be able to swim 550 yards continuously with predetermined strokes before the first class session and at least 15 years of age by the last class session.  With successful completion, you will receive certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid, and CPR for the lifeguard. The cost is $299.
April 14-18, Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Or
June 6-8 and June 13-15
Fridays, 5:00-9:00 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.


Water Safety Instructor Training
Get the skills and knowledge you need to become a Water Safety Instructor.  Candidates will learn how to teach water safety, including the Basic Water Rescue and Personal Water Safety courses, six levels of Learn-to-Swim, three levels of Preschool Aquatics, and two levels of Parent and Child Aquatics, as well as the six basic swimming strokes.  Students must be 16 years old and do not need to be a lifeguard prior to taking WSI.  This course includes the prerequisite course. The cost is $299.
March 28-30 and April 4-6
Fridays, 5:00-9:00 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.


For more information:
Center for Corporate & Community Education
Academic Building Room 154
315-792-5300