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March 16th -20th

Monday, March 13, 2017 - Friday, March 17, 2017
Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center 2700 Children's Way NashvilleTN  37212
Monday, March 13, 2017 - Friday, March 17, 2017
Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center 2700 Children's Way NashvilleTN  37212

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Lifeguard training is a 25 - hour course, which includes CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPR/PR) and AED training. In this course, you will learn about the duties and responsibilities of a lifeguard and how to carry them out in a professional manner. You will also learn a number of lifeguarding skills, such as surveillance techniques, how to use rescue equipment, and how to manage a suspected spinal injury victim. Cost $150- Vanderbilt Students and CURRENT Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Members $165 - Community The cost includes a pocket mask, and your certificate of completion. Class Days / Times: - Class size is limited, based on first come first serve. Class sessions will be held in the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center classrooms and pool. At this time, class will be limited to 10 participants, with a minimum of 4 participants. Parking Zone 3 parking is located behind the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center (VRWC) in front of the Outdoor Rec Bldg and in Lot 75A. You must have a Zone 3 parking pass in order to park in these designated spaces. Parking for the VRWC is available at the following locations: 2 hour open parking is available on Children’s Way closest to Natchez Trace. Meters are available along Children’s Way immediately following the 2 hour Parking Medical Center staff with proper permit may park in lot 74 and 75. Zone 3 parking is available behind the Recreation Center Lot 75a Located on the corner of Children’s way and Natchez is a cross park lot. Requirements To enroll in a Lifeguard Training course, you must be 15 years old and proficient in the front crawl (freestyle), sidestroke, and breaststroke. There will also be a pre-course session, in which you will be required to pass a skills test. The skills you will perform are as follows: 1. Prospective participants must show that they can swim 300 yards continuously breath control and rhythmic breathing. Candidates may swim using the front crawl, br

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