YWCA Lifeguard Tests are Coming!

Posted: Thursday, November 01, 2012

YWCA Bergen County is offering its next American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course beginning Nov. 27th and running through Dec. 13th, 2012. Students must take and pass a swim test, which will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14th at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 17th at 10:00 a.m. Participants mus be 15 years of age or older and a $10 swim test fee is due at registration.
This course prepares students with the CPR, First Aid, and lifeguard techniques necessary for employment as a professional lifeguard. Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at 112 Oak Street in Ridgewood, and the course fee is $350.
YWCA Bergen County offers a variety of American Red Cross certified programs throughout the year, including swimming lessons for ages six to adult. For more information or to register call the YWCA Aquatics Department at 201-444-5600, ext. 327, or visit www.ywcabergencounty.org.