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Aquatics

Employment & Certification

Employment opportunities include Life Guards, Water Safety Instructors, Team Coachs

Contact Person: Gregg Batinich, 218-726-6295 or gbatinic@d.umn.edu

LIFEGUARD TRAINING COURSE 2019

The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to teach you the skills needed to help prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. This includes land and water rescue skills (pool & waterfront), plus first aid and CPR. Pre-requisites: Must be 15 years of age and pass certain swimming requirements.
Cost: $275 / Pocket mask included with course fee.

SESSION 1
SAT, FEBRUARY 2, 1-5PM
SUN, FEBRUARY 3, 10AM-2PM
SAT, FEBRUARY 9, 1-5PM
SUN, FEBRUARY 10, 10AM-2PM
SAT, FEBRUARY 16, 1-5PM
SUN, FEBRUARY 17, 10AM-12PM

SESSION 2
SAT, MARCH 30, 1–5PM
SUN, MARCH 31, 10AM-2PM
SAT, APRIL 6, 1-5PM
SUN, APRIL 7, 10AM-2PM
SAT, APRIL 13, 1-5PM
SUN, APRIL 14, 10AM-12PM

LIFEGUARD REFRESHER COURSE 2019

The purpose of this course is to review, check-off and re-certify current card holding lifeguards on all the required lifeguard skills necessary to help prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies including land and water rescue skills plus first aid and CPR/AED/PR.
Cost: $110
**Must show proof of certification when registering.

CLASS TIMES: 9AM-6PM

SESSION 1
SAT, FEBRUARY 16, 1-5PM
SUN, FEBRUARY 17, 10AM-12PM

SESSION 2
SAT, APRIL 13, 1-5PM
SUN, APRIL 14, 10AM-12PM

For inquires pertaining to either of these courses, please contact Jacob Schoenfuss (LGI): schoe799@d.umn.edu