Lifeguard Instructor

with this Lifeguards are able to teach safety training for swim coaches and basic level CPR and first aid
Self orientation
Program that provides youth with a basic foundation of aquatic skills for future Red Cross classes
Guard Start
Letter that provides information about course health requirements and safety
Sample letter to course participants
what must be met for participants to receive certifications
course objectives
two items that are required to be used to teach Red Cross Lifeguarding classes
Lifeguard Student Book and Life guard DVD set
Lifeguards primary piece of equipment
Rescue tubes
What is the recommended ration for AED’s to participants
1:2
Three training items required for the participants to use
manikins, non-latex gloves, and breathing barriers
A certification says that the lifeguard could perform the skills when?
on the date the card was given
Purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course
to teach participants the knowledges and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies
Age the participant must be to take Lifeguarding
15
Lifeguarding Prerequisites
300 yd swim, 20 yrd swim with a 10 pound brick
Life guarding course is designed to be taught in how many hours
31 hours and 15 min
Ratio of participants to instructor
1:10
To recieve certificates each participant must do 4 things
Attend all classes, deomstrate all skills, demonstrate all final scenarios, and pass written tests with an 80% or higher
The purpose of the American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguarding course
to teach participants the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies both in a pool and waterfront
Age the participant must be to take Waterfront Lifeguarding
15
Waterfront lifeguarding Prerequisites
Swim 550 yards, 20 yds. with a 10 pound brick, and 5 yds. underwater retrieving 3 diving rings that are placed 5 yds. apart in water that is 4-7 ft. deep
Length of the Waterfront Lifeguarding class
37 hours
Recomended class size for Waterfront Lifeguarding
1:10
The purpose of the American Red Cross Waterpark Lifeguarding
to teach participants the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies
Prerequisites for Waterpark Lifeguarding
300 yd swim, 20 yd swim with 10 pound brick
Waterpark Lifeguard course length
33 hours and 15 minutes
Purpose of the American Red Cross Shallow Water Attendant Course
to teach participants the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to emergencies in water up to four feet deep
Shallow Water Attendent Prerequisites
50 yd swim, 20 yd walk with 10 pound brick
Shallow Water Attendant Course Length
30 hours and 30 minutes
Lifeguard Management Prerequisites
None
Lifeguard Management course length
7 hours and 10 minutes