This is a valuable skill that has application in and out of camp.
This is a program provided to new Lohikan campers who register (with the form below) before March 31, 2017. The cost for the course is $225.00 which includes the ARC Lifeguard Training Manual (which is yours to keep - $35-40), the American Red Cross Registration Fee ($35-40), CPR Rescue Mask ($10-12) and Class Instructor Fees. After March 31, 2017 the cost of the program is $300.00.
The Lifeguard Certification Course also includes American Red Cross CPR and First Aid Certification.
LIFEGUARD CLASS PREREQUISITES
AGE REQUIREMENT: To be certified by the American Red Cross as a lifeguard, the participant must be 15 years of age.
SWIMMING SKILLS: The participant must successfully complete the following to be eligible to take the Lifeguard Course:
LIFEGUARD CLASS SCHEDULING
The lifeguard class extends 40 hours of instruction. One class will be scheduled to begin and end within the first half session (June 25-July 22) and a second class will be operated during the second half session (July 23-August 18). Campers must be enrolled for the first or second half session, 6 weeks or the full season.