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Adult Training: Waterfront Lifeguard Certification, 4/14/18, 8:00 AM

Sat Apr 14, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
GSWCF Camp Wai Lani, 500 Wai Lani Rd, Palm Harbor, FL, 34683 Map
Volunteer Training
Upon completion of this program participants will be certified by the American Red Cross to serve as Lifeguards. Training is completed through videos, group discussion and hand-on practice. You'll learn teamwork, rescue, and surveillance skills. First Aid and CPR/AED are included in this class.

Please Note: there are four sessions in this training, the payment of $145.00 covers all four sessions. You must attend all four sessions in order to receive the certificate.
Overnight accommodations are not available at this training. 

The four sessions will be as follows: 
  1. Saturday, April 14, 2018 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
  2. Sunday, April 15, 2018 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
  3. Saturday, April 28, 2018 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
  4. Sunday, April 29, 2018 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
This class requires: 
  • A 550 yard swim test, using only freestyle and/or breast stroke
  • Retrieving a 10 lb. brick from the bottom of a 10 foot deep pool
  • Swimming 20 yards with a brick on your chest
  • Treading water for 2 minutes, using only legs
  • Swimming 30 feet underwater, while picking up 3 dive rings in 4 to 7 feet of water
    • Be sure to practice if you do not already swim long distances regularly.
This training closes for registration on 04/04/18
Refund/Cancellation Guidelines:
We are committed to providing the best opportunities for our members. Therefore we strive to notify members of any cancellations a minimum of two weeks in advance with full refunds for any instances where registrations are cancelled by GSWCF. Adult Learning opportunities close 10 days prior to the event, at which point you will be notified of cancellation. Should a member register and not be able to attend we ask that members notify us two weeks in advance of the activity in order to receive a refund. Your registration may be refunded in full or in part depending on the type of activity. Some activities require a cancellation fee where GSWCF will only refund a portion of the overall registration. There are no refunds for no-show registrants. Information regarding cancellation fees and refunds can be found in the description of each activity when registering.
After the event has closed for registration, Lifeguarding participants will receive a 50% refund should they need to cancel their registration.