Lifeguard Training Course

This lifeguarding class provides entry-level participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatics emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries, and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over.

Swimming Test Prerequisite
Friday, 8/3 5:00-8:00 pm

Course Dates
Saturday & Sunday, 8/4-8/12 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Prerequisites

  • Minimum Age: 15 years
  • Swim 300 yards continuously
  • Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs
  • Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds
  • Starting in the water, swim 20 yards
  • Surface dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object
  • Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point
  • Exit the water without using a ladder or steps

Sunday, August 12 at 10:00am to 6:00pm

Millberry Fitness & Recreation Center, Pool 500 Parnassus Avenue, Level B1, San Francisco

Event Type

Class/Info Session, Sports/Recreation

Audience

Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Local Community, Alumni, Patients

Campus

Parnassus

Tags

pulseofucsf

Website

https://west-a-60ols.csi-cloudapp.net...

Cost

$225 Fitness & Recreation members; $275 non-members

Department/Group
Campus Life Services
Contact Info

aquatics@ucsf.edu

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