Aquatics Safety Training

Lifeguard Training

For additional information about upcoming schedules contact Paige McDaniel at spmcdaniel@uga.edu

 

Fall 2019 American Red Cross Safety Classes

 

CPR/AED/First Aid for Professional Rescuer (CPRO Full)

The American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers & Health Care Providers course is designed to teach those with a duty to act (professional rescuers and health care providers) the knowledge and skills needed to respond appropriately to breathing and cardiac emergencies until more advanced medical personnel take over. This includes the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) to care for a victim experiencing cardiac arrest.

Course Date Options

Course Price

September 18   5-11pm

September 22  12-6pm

October 16  5-11pm

October 20  12-6pm

November 12  5-11pm

November 17  12-6pm

 

 $65 rec sport student staff  

$75 student *

$85 faculty/staff/dependent/alumni* 

$95 community

 

  • For the class you will need: Notepad 
  • This class will meet in room 119

*Must be a Ramsey Member to recieve the discounted prices

 

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Review: CPR/AED/First Aid for Professional Rescuers (CPRO Review)

The review course provides instruction for those who have a current or recently expired certification. Instruction is provided as a review before participants are tested. To be eligible to participate in a review course, a participant must possess a certificate in the same course that is current or expired for no more than 30 days. Upon successful completion of the review course, the participant receives a certificate that is valid for 2 years from date of completion of the review course.

Course Date Options

Course Price

September 22  3-6pm

October 20  3-6pm

November 17  3-6pm

$50 rec sport student staff

$60 student/faculty/staff/dependent*

$70 alumni*

$80 community

  • For the class you will need: Notepad 

  • This class will meet in classroom 119

*Must be a Ramsey Member to recieve the discounted prices

 

Challenge: CPR/AED/First Aid for Professional Rescuer (CPRO Challenge)

The Challenge course provides a skills test and test out option for those who have a current or recently expired (<30 days) certification. Upon successful completion of the review course, the participant receives a certificate that is valid for 2 years from date of completion of the review course

Course Date Options

Course Price

September 22  4-6pm

October 16  9-11pm

October 20  4-6pm

November 12  9-11pm

November 17  4-6pm

$50 Student

$60 Faculty/Staff/Dependent*

$70 Community

  • For the class you will need: Notepad 
  • This class will meet in classrom 119

*Must be a Ramsey Member to recieve the discounted prices

 

Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED with First Aid (Lay Responder)

This course provides individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care for breathing emergencies, perform CPR and provide basic care for injuries and sudden illness until advanced medical personnel arrive. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive American Red Cross certifications in Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED and First Aid, valid for two years.

Course Date Options: ​

Course Date Options

Course Price

August 7  4-9pm

August 28  5-10pm

September 3  5-10pm

September 11  5-10pm

September 24   5-10pm

October 9  5-10pm

October 22  5-10pm

November 5  5-10pm

November 13  5-10pm

 

 $65 student/faculty/staff/dependent*

$75 alumni*

$85 community

  • For the class you will need: Notepad 
  • This class will meet in classroom 119

 

*Must be a Ramsey Member to recieve the discounted prices

 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding

This course is designed to teach skilsl and knowledge to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies. Participants must successfully pass a pre-course swim exam, skills check, and wrtitten exams to obtain certification. This certification is good for two years from the date of the class. Participants must attend ALL class dates in order to be eligible for certification.

Prerequisites

300-yard continuous swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both
Tread water using legs only for 2 minutes without support or stopping
Within 1 minute and 40 seconds, swim 20 yards, surface dive to 7 - 10 feet and retrieve a 10lb brick. Return to surface and swim back to starting point with both hands holding brick and keeping face at the surface. Exit the water without using ladder or steps.

For the class you will need: Swim Suit, Towel, Goggles (if preferred), and  Notepad. Class will always meet in classroom 119, right off of the pool deck

Course Date(s) Pricing

September 27  5-10pm

September 28  10-6pm

September 29  12-8pm

September 30  5-10pm

$185 Student/Faculty/Staff/Dependent*

$195 Alumni*

$225 Community

*Must be a Ramsey Member to receive the discounted prices

 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Review

Lifeguarding review classes are designed to help you update your skills while also extending your certification for another two years. The Red Cross also offers review courses, for those whose certification is still valid (or within 30 days of expiring) while allowing you to continue to work without a lapse in verification.

Prerequisites

300-yard continuous swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both
Tread water using legs only for 2 minutes without support or stopping
Within 1 minute and 40 seconds, swim 20 yards, surface dive to 7 - 10 feet and retrieve a 10lb brick. Return to surface and swim back to starting point with both hands holding brick and keeping face at the surface. Exit the water without using ladder or steps.
For the class you will need: A Swim Suit, Towel, Googles (if desired), and Notepad 

Course Dates Pricing
September 8  12-8pm

$55 Rec Sports Student Staff Member

$65 Student/Faculty/Staff/Dependent*

$65 Alumni*

$85 Community

*Must be a Ramsey Member to receive the discounted prices

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Pre-registration is required for all classes and closes 3 business days before the class is scheduled to begin.   

To receive the lower prices offered for Student, Faculty/Staff, or Alumni – the participant must hold a current Ramsey membership at time of registration and through the duration of the program being offered. If a participant does not have a current membership, s/he may still register at the community/non-member price

For questions about the Safety Training Courses, contact Paige McDaniel at spmcdaniel@uga.edu  

 

 

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