Ramapo Parks
Questions? call: 845.357.6100

Lifeguard Training Course

American Red Cross Certification Class

PRE-COURSE REQUIREMENTS:

  • All students must be 15 years of age prior to the end of class.
  • Students are responsible for getting the current American Red Cross Participants book and a pocket facemask.
  • Students must be able to swim a continuous 300 yards using front crawl and breast stroke.
  • Students must be able to swim 20 yards, surface dive 9 feet, retrieve a 10LB. brick, swim back to the start and climb out in under 1:30.
  • Students must be able to tread water using legs only for 2:00.


DATES AND TIMES:

Friday, May 31 from 5:30-6:30pm at Rockland Community College Pool  - Pre Course Water Test

Monday, June 3 from 5:30-9:30pm at Town of Ramapo Senior Center

Tuesday, June 4 from 5:30-9:30pm at Town of Ramapo Senior Center

Wednesday, June 5 from 5:30-9:30pm at Town of Ramapo Senior Center

Thursday, June 6 from 5:30-9:30pm at Town of Ramapo Senior Center

Sunday, June 9 from 9am-3pm at Saddle River Pool

REGISTRATION AND FEE:

Cost for the Course and Certification is $350*

*Participants who successfully pass the course and commit to working for the Town of Ramapo for the entire 2019 summer season will have the course fee waived.

PROGRAM REGISTRATION FORM

Contact for more information: bridgesm@ramapo.org