2021 LIFEGUARD COURSE OFFERED AT MCLARTY AQUATIC CENTER IN ROCKLEDGE
ROCKLEDGE FL. – Brevard County Parks and Recreation Central Area Operations will be offering a lifeguard course May 10-21, 2021 at McLarty Park Aquatic Center, 790 Barton Boulevard in Rockledge.
Course dates and times are as follows:
• Call to schedule a swim test before May 10, 2021
• May 10, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
• May 12, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
• May 14, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
• May 17, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
• May 19, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
• May 21, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
Participants will need access to the internet as this course has online components. All classes must be attended. Cost is $250 per participant and must be paid upon successful completion of a skills test. A discount is being offered to participants who commit to working with Brevard County Parks and Recreation for the 2021 Summer season. Class size is limited. Pre-registration is recommended with a minimum of five participants to hold the class.
Interested candidates must be 15 years of age, able to swim 300 yards nonstop (front crawl and breaststroke), complete a timed 10-pound brick retrieval, and tread water for two minutes using legs only.
Upon successful course completion, participants will receive American Red Cross certification in Lifeguard, First Aid and CPR for Professional Rescuer.
For more information or to register, please call (321) 633-1870.