Course offered: June 12, 2017 - June 14, 2017
This course is designed to provide the participants with the knowledge and skills needed a lifeguard and professional rescuer. Participants will be certified in CPR Pro for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid for the Community and Emergency Oxygen Ad- ministration. The course presents information on the skills and knowledge lifeguards need in pool, lake, river, surf, and Waterpark environments. This comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to lifeguard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and by taking action to help those in danger when necessary. The course covers safety skills, accident prevention, scanning, guarding techniques, emergency systems, rescue skills, first aid in aquatic environments, spinal injury management, open water dangers, legal responsibilities, pool management, and information on how to get a job as a lifeguard. This course requires 8 1⁄2 hours of online E Learning, that must be completed before the course starts. This course satisfies the ACA Standard PA 15 Swim Lifeguard Qualification & State of Maine Qualification for Lifeguard.
Please see brochure for full prerequistes: http://files.www.acanewengland.org/2017TrainingBrochureSpring.pdf
Event Organizer/Sponsor: YMCA Camp of Maine
When: June 12, 2017 from 9 AM- 7 PM (RSVP required)
Where: YMCA Camp of Maine
305 Winthrop Center RD
Winthrop, Maine 04364
Price includes meals and lodging.