Interested in becoming a lifeguard?
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St. Bernard Recreation is offering a Lifeguard class at the St. Bernard High School indoor pool for two weeks starting on Tuesday May 15th through the 19th and the 22nd through Saturday May 26th. Weekday hours are from 6:00 to 9:30 P.M. and weekends are 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Cost is $175.00 for St. Bernard residents and $200.00 for non-residents.
Potential students must be able to:
- 1. Swim 300 yards freestyle and breaststroke.
- 2. Tread water for 2 minutes using legs only and keeping their hands tucked under armpits.
- 3. Swim 20 yards, surface dive, retrieve a ten pound weight from a depth of 7 to 10 feet, then swim back to the starting point while holding the weight with both hands firmly on their chest in no more than 1 minute and 40 seconds.
Register at Recreation or St. Bernard City Hall by April 30th.
April 23, 2012 | Share: