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Lifeguard Course

YMCA LIFEGUARD COURSES

Must be 16 years old by the last day of the course.  To successfully complete the lifeguarding certification course, participants  must  attend  and  participate  in  all  sessions, demonstrate  competency  in  all  skills.    Participants are required to demonstrate all components of the prerequisite swim  prior  to  registering  for  the  class.    Please  contact Benjamin to set up an appointment to complete prerequisite swim.    You  will  be  required  to  show  a registration approval  form  to  register  for  the  course:   this  form  is given  after  successful  completion  of  prerequisite  swim.   

Cost: $283 Member/$361 Non Member
Lifeguarding Course (must attend all 3 days) – Friday Feb. 22 – 5:00pm to 9:30pm  Sat. Feb. 23 – 9:00am to 9:00pm  Sun. Feb. 24 – 9:00am to 9:00pm (or until finish)
Lifeguarding Course (must attend all 3 Sundays) – Sunday March 3 – 9:00am to 6:00pm    Sunday March 10 – 9:00am to 6:00pm  Sunday March 17 – 9:00am to 6:00pm
 

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD RECERTIFICATION COURSES

American Red Cross Life Guarding Class Requirements.  Candidates must be no more a month expired. Must be able to complete a continuous 300 yard swim and retrieve a 10lb weight from the bottom of the pool

American Red Cross Lifeguarding  Re-Cert. Course
December 27, 2018  9:00am to 6:30pm
The Framingham Branch Metrowest YMCA  280 Old Connecticut Path, Framingham, MA 01701
Cost: $130 members/$200 non– members

For more information contact

Ashley Phoenix, Aquatics Director  508-879-4420 ext. 235 aphoenix@metrowestymca.org or

Jean Hart, Sr. Director of Program Operations  508-879-4420 ext. 290 JHart@metrowestymca.org

Safety Education Classes

BASIC FIRST AID
In  this  nationally  recognized  program,  participants will  develop  basic  first  aid  knowledge  and  skill  and  the confidence  to  respond.  Certification  will  be  American Safety  and  Health  Institute.    Online  Student  Handbook 
Available.  Cost: $ 55    

January 10, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
January 24, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
February 7, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
February 21, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
March 14, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm

 

CPR/AED FOR THE COMMUNITY 
The program is for individual who want or are required to have CPR and AED knowledge and skills.  Certification will be American Safety and Health Institute.  Online Student Handbook Available Cost: $65 

January 17, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
February 14, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
March 7, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
March 21, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm

 

CPR/AED for the PROFESSIONAL - AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION
Designed for HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS and FIRST RESPONDERS.  This program teaches participants to recognize signs of sudden cardiac arrest, heart attack and stroke, relieve foreign-body airway obstruction, perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and use an automated external defibrillator. Student handbook and certificate included. COST: $75
January 31,2019 6:00-9:00pm
February 28, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
March 28, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm
March 31, 2019, 12:00-3:00pm