Lifeguard Training Offered At McLarty Pool In Rockledge
By Claire Cawthon, Brevard County // February 7, 2015
lifeguard training begins MARCH 6
BREVARD COUNTY • ROCKLEDGE, FLORIDA – Central Area Parks and Recreation will be offering a lifeguard course March 6-20 at McLarty Park, 790 Barton Boulevard in Rockledge.
Course dates and times are as follows:
• March 6: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
• March 11: 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
• March 13 and 14: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• March 18 and 20: 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Participants will need access to the internet as this course has online components.
All classes must be attended. Cost is $250 and must be paid upon successful completion of a skills test on March 6.
Pre-registration is recommended with a minimum of five participants to hold the class.
Interested candidates must be 15 years of age, able to swim 300 yards nonstop (freestyle and breaststroke), complete a timed 10-pound brick retrieval, and tread water for two minutes using legs only.
Upon successful course completion, participants will receive American Red Cross certification in Lifeguard, First Aid and CPR for Professional Rescuer.
For additional information or to register, call 321-633-1874 or email Debbie Bowling at email@example.com
ABOVE MAP: Central Area Parks and Recreation will be offering a lifeguard course March 6-20 at McLarty Park, 790 Barton Boulevard in Rockledge.