KINS *+2011 Lifeguarding

1 hour recitation, 2 hours activity; 2 credits

Skills and knowledge necessary to provide a safe aquatic environment at a lakefront or pool; entry-level requirement for beach lifeguarding. Organizational and administrative practices. Students successfully completing this course may be eligible to apply for American Red Cross Lifeguard certification.

Prerequisite: permission of the department chairperson; and a current American Red Cross certificate for first aid and for cardiopulmonary resuscitation; and the ability to swim continuously 500 yards.


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