JCC Fitness Offers American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course

By WBNG News

JCC Fitness Offers American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course

March 25, 2013 Updated Mar 25, 2013 at 12:33 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) The JCC is offering an American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course for teens and adult 15 years & older April 7-11, 2013. 

According to a news release:

The JCC is located at 500 Clubhouse Road in Vestal. Cost is $250 per person.  Class hours are: Sunday from 10am - 6pm & Mon-Thurs from 5pm - 10pm.

This course trains entry level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies. Certification includes Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and Administering Emergency Oxygen. For those who cannot pass the prerequisites a refund of $200 will be given. The lifeguard course is a blended learning program including: classroom learning and pool time.  The instructor is JCC Aquatics Director Patrick Harnan.

For more information, contact Harnan at 607-724-2417.