|Lifeguard Training Class Offered for Ages 15 and Older Beginning Aug. 6|
Lifeguard training classes for ages 15 and older are being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District beginning in early August.
Participants will learn skills required for performing water rescues in life-threatening situations. This class is required for most lifeguard jobs. Participants must be capable of demonstrating good skill performances of ALL swimmer level requirements before enrolling. CPR and First Aid training are included in the class. Attendance at all eight sessions is mandatory. Search for the keywords "water safety" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.
This program is offered at 8 a.m. Monday through Thursday beginning Aug. 6 at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center, 4843 Rosewood, Roeland Park. The cost for four eight-hour sessions is $120 for Johnson County residents or $132 for nonresidents.
The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, see the District's website at www.jcprd.com