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Posted on: September 19, 2017

[ARCHIVED] American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

The City of South Lake Tahoe Recreation Services is offering an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard Training course. Instructor, Derek Beller will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies. Participants will be trained and certified to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries, and sudden illness until EMS (emergency services) take over.

Participants must be at least 16 years of age, be able to swim 300 yards continuously while demonstrating breathing control and rhythmic breathing, tread water for two minutes using the legs only, and complete a timed event.

Upon successful completion, participants will receive the American Red Cross Certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, which is valid for two years. Attendance at all facility sessions and completion of all online lessons are two of a number of requirements necessary to successfully pass for certification.

Facilitator: Derek Beller, American Red Cross Certified Instructor

Pre-course online class and swim test must be completed before 1st class:
By appointment (Please call 530-542-6056)
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