American Red Cross Blended Learning Lifeguard Training
The Lifeguard training course provides participants with the skills necessary to become a certified Lifeguard for the American Red Cross Facilities. Computer coursework required prior to the first class. All training materials will be included with the course. Participants must attend all classes for a Lifeguard training session, pass the pre-course swim test, pass all skills drills, pass the timed in water rescue and group rescue scenarios, and pass the post course test with a minimum of 80% to obtain their certification.
LG Training Course
Friday, June 3 4:30-7:45pm
Saturday/Sunday, June 4-5 9am-5:30pm (30 Min Lunch Break)
Ages: 15 by the last day of class
Course Length: 7.5 hours of E-Learning to be completed prior to the first class & 19.5 hours of lecture, in water and on land skills drills.
Location: Carbondale Pool
Cost: $150 (scholarships available or free for Carbondale Pool Lifeguards see below for details)
*if you submit a resume and application, successfully complete the background check process for pre-employment with the Town of Carbondale, complete the Red Cross training in good standing, and are hired as a Lifeguard with the Town of Carbondale upon successful completion of the course, the training is free. If you do not complete any part of this process, then your Certification will be held until you pay the $150 cost of the course.
Youth Tri Training
Learn swimming, biking, and running techniques to keep growing bodies safe as they enter a more competitive phase in athletics.
Class Length: 1 hour
Class Time: 11am-12pm
Cost: $45 for 8 classes
Dates: Saturdays, June 11, 18, 25, July 9, 16, 23, 30, and August 6
Registration opens the evening of May 4