During this introductory week of Junior Lifeguard Academy, swimmers will learn about aquatic safety, teamwork, leadership, and basic lifeguard rescue techniques. Swimmers will participate in physical conditioning, environmental awareness, rescue techniques, and an introduction to first aid and CPR. All activities will take place in the pool facility with lifeguard supervision at all times. Participants should be strong swimmers.
Coach Alma Ranous, Head Lifeguard, East Campus
TO ENSURE SAFETY: Please note that this is a 7-foot deep, competition pool. There is no "shallow end." Swimming 25 yards, swimming freestyle with side breathing, unassisted, without stopping or touching the wall, is required. A swimming evaluation will be conducted on the first day of the program.