YMCA lifeguard training
The YMCA offers a lifeguard training course.
Participants must be at least 16 years old and an excellent swimmer. A swim test is required and must be passed 100% before a participant can start the course.
The course includes e-learning classes to be completed on your own before the course begins, as well as pool and class time at the Y. It also includes certifications in YMCA Lifeguard, Basic Life Support (CPR), First Aid, AED and Oxygen Administration.
The cost: $195 for YMCA members and $230 for others. One half of the fee is required for registration with balance to be paid the first day of class. You must register a week in advance to complete e-learning before class begins.
Swim Test – Friday, Feb. 23 5-7 p.m.
Class and Pool – Saturday, Feb. 24, 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. (hour lunch break)
Sunday, Feb. 25, 1:30-6 p.m.
Friday, March 3, 6-9 p.m.
Saturday, March 4, 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. (hour lunch break)
Sunday, March 5, 1:30-6 p.m.
Call Cindy Averitt at 843-665-1234 for more details or go to florenceymca.org/aquatics.