Lifeguard Training Units:
LESSON 1: The Professional Lifeguard and Facility Safety
LESSON 2: Facility Safety, Patron Surveillance and Injury Prevention
LESSON 3: Injury Prevention
LESSON 4: Rescue Skills
LESSON 5: Before Providing Care, Victim Assessment and Breathing Emergencies
LESSON 6: Cardiac Emergencies and Using an Automated External Defibrillator
LESSON 7: First Aid
LESSON 8: Head, Neck and Spinal Injuries in the Water
Teachers' Web Sites:
Use the links below to access teacher web sites with additional curricular details:
Mrs. Kamie Gritt
152 Lifeguard Training 1 sem. 10-12 0.5
Lifeguard Training will be offered 1st semester only. Students must be at least 15 years of age. The class will be taught in 10 units, with an additional pre-test session. Students must pass pre-test requirements which include: swimming 500 yards continuously, retrieving a 10 pound object from 7 feet of water and treading water for 2 minutes using only legs. The class will be limited to 15 students.
NOTE: Students must take a minimum of 1.5 credits over 3 years.