Lifeguards

  • LIFEGUARDS

    Offered: Semester Course. Students will be assigned as a lifeguard for Physical Education classes and may possibly be responsible for helping teachers to instruct swim techniques to beginners. Lifeguards will be expected to apply water safety knowledge and keep CPR certification current. Successful completion and teacher recommendation will secure lifeguarding position in Physical Education for future semesters.

    CREDIT: 0.5   TYPE: Regular   GRADE: 10-12

    PREREQUISITE: None

    COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take LIFEGUARDS (SPRING)

    FEES:  Uniform and Lock (school bookstore)

     

     

Lifesaving

  • LIFESAVING

    Offered: Semester Course. Students will receive extensive training in water safety related to equipment based rescues, spinal injury management, victim recognition and facility surveillance. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be Red Cross certified in Lifesaving, CPR, and First Aid. Students will be assigned as lifeguards for swimming classes in the following semesters pending teacher recommendation. Student may also have the opportunity for off campus life guarding employment.

    CREDIT: 0.5   TYPE: Regular   GRADE: 10-12

    PREREQUISITE: Must be able to pass a pre-swim test that includes: swimming 200 yards, treading water for 2 minutes (legs only), and retrieve a 10 pound brick from the bottom of the pool at a depth of seven feet of water.

    COREQUISITES: None

    FEES:  $75.00 and Uniform and Lock (school bookstore)​