LENGTH: Semester GRADES: 9,10, 11, 12 PREREQUISITE: Core PE
The purpose of this course is to instruct candidates the skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. This course will permit a student to become a lifeguard and will also allow re- certification. It is designed to teach students advanced techniques in water rescue and leads to Red Cross certification in Advanced Lifesaving. NOTE: The fee for this class is relatively high due to the demands of the American Red Cross and required materials for certification. The student should be an avid and strong swimmer.