Lifeguard Certification Class
Monday, April 15 - Thursday, April 18
9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
- Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath
control & rhythmic breathing. Candidates may
swim freestyle, breaststroke or a combination of
both. There is no time limit for this skill.
- Tread water for two minutes, using only legs.
- Swim 20 meters using one of the two strokes
mentioned above; surface dive to a minimum depth
of seven feet, retrieve a 10-pound object and return
to the surface; swim back to the starting point and
get out of the water without using the ladder. When
returning to the starting point, candidate must hold
the object out of the water with both hands while
swimming on their back; this skill must be
accomplished with their face out of the water,
without goggles, and within one minute and 40
- $175 military patrons
(active duty personnel, retirees, reservists, eligible
family members, DoD civilians and contractors)
Includes books, certifications & pocket mask
- Credit cards & cash accepted, no checks please.
Payment due prior to the first day of class.
OPEN TO PATRONS:
- 15 years old by the end of class in order to participate.
For more information, call (401) 841-6628.
This MWR event is open to active duty personnel, retirees, reservists,
eligible family members, DoD civilians and contractors with base access.