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Lifeguarding

Lifeguard Training Class

Learn lifeguarding rescues, CPR, first aid, supplemental oxygen support and AED implementation. This program promotes important safety skills, work experience, team-work and leadership skills. Upon successfully completing all required elements of the course, students will be licensed to lifeguard at Bartlett Park District facilities and other Ellis & Associates facilities. All books and supplies are provided. Completion of the course does not guarantee employment with the Bartlett Park District.

Ellis & Associates Lifeguard Certification Prerequisite Skills and Physical Requirements:

Distance swim using front crawl or breaststroke without resting: 200 yards

Feet first surface dive, retrieval of a 10-pound brick, and exit pool unassisted:  From a depth of 12 feet

Treading water without using arms: 2 minutes