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Lifeguard

ARC Lifeguard Training

Thursday, February 7 at 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| $150

This course meets for 4 consecutive Thursday evenings.  Attendance at all sessions is required.

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The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training program provides participants the skills, knowledge, and certifications needed to work as a professional lifeguard.

Rates
  • Current FSU Students: $150
  • Non-Students: $180
  • Partial refund of $60 if registrant is unable to complete prerequisites
Schedule
  • Day 1: Thu Feb 7, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Day 2: Thu Feb 14, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Day 3: Thu Feb 21, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Day 4: Thu Feb 22, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Location: Leach Center Wet Classroom
Prerequisites
  • 15 years of age
  • 300 yard swim using freestyle or breaststroke (not timed, but must be continuous).
    • Goggles are allowed.
  • Ability to recover a 10-pound brick from a depth of 12 feet and swim 20 yards with the brick held in both hands while keeping your face above water. Participants must exit the pool without using stairs or a ladder in 1:40. Time stops when the participant has exited and is standing on the pool deck.
    • Goggles are not allowed during this skill.
  • 2 minute tread with hands in armpits
Registration Information

Registration opens Tuesday, January 8th at 10:00 am online via Rec Connect and in-person at the Guest Services Desk located at the front entrance of the Leach Recreation Center.

Details

Date:
Thursday, February 7
Time:
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$150
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Venue

Leach Center Wet Classroom
118 Varsity Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306 United States
Phone:
850-644-4531
Website:
campusrec.fsu.edu/fitness/facilities/

Organizer

FSU Aquatics
Phone:
850-644-4531
Email:
emilkas@fsu.edu
Website:
campusrec.fsu.edu/aquatics