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Bryant Parks and Recreation

Posted on: November 4, 2021

Lifeguard Certification Course

Lifeguard Blended Learning Course. December 27-29. Fee is $250. Register at cityofbryant.com/enroll

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The City of Bryant is a proud provider of American Red Cross Aquatics Training

Lifeguarding Certification Course

Blended Learning

DECEMBER 27TH-29TH

Class Fee:  $250.00

  • The class fee is due at time of registration.  This fee is non-refundable.  
  • Participants must attend all classes of the session.  Participants must be able to complete the final written exams and in-water scenarios in order to receive the certification.

EACH PARTICIPANT WILL BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE 7 HOURS OF ON-LINE MATERIAL BEFORE THE FIRST CLASS MEETING.  

ONCE THE CLASS HAS BEEN PAID FOR, YOU WILL HAVE ACCESS TO THE ON-LINE MATERIAL.


Prerequisites:

  • Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing, using the front crawl and/or breaststroke.
  • Complete a timed event in 1 minute and 40 seconds:  Swim 20 yards, retrieve a 10 lb. object from a depth of 7-10 feet, resurface and swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object.  When returning to the starting point, the 10 pound object must be held with both hands and the face must be kept above the water.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs.  Candidates should place their hands under the armpits.

 Location:   

  • Aquatic Center at Bishop Park, 6401 Boone Rd., Bryant, AR 72022

 Details:  Schedule is subject to change based on the needs of the class.

  • Monday, December 27th - 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

  • Tuesday, December 28th - 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

  • Wednesday, December 29th - 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

REGISTER HERE


Additional Information 

  • Each participant will be required to download, print or purchase a copy of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding Manual.  
  • If special accommodations must be made to complete the course, there will be an additional charge of $25/hour.
  • Girls should wear a one-piece swimsuit.  Long hair should be pulled back in a ponytail.

Contact Information:

Kristin Robinson, Aquatics Coordinator 

 501-943-0428

aquatics@cityofbryant.com

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