New Lifeguard Courses offered at Pen Bay YMCA

September 15, 2022

This course is free with employment. Become part of our amazing team at the Pen Bay YMCA! We offer a flexible schedule, plus complimentary membership and programs.
REGISTER TODAY! Contact Sam Grinnell, Director of Aquatics at sgrinnell@penbayymca.org or call the Penobscot Bay YMCA at 207.236.3375.

OCTOBER COURSE
Prerequisite Date: Saturday, October 8 from 9:00 AM – Noon
Class Dates:
 Sunday, October 16 – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
 Saturday, October 22 – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
 Sunday, October 23 – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
NOVEMBER COURSE
Prerequisite Date: Saturday, October 15 from 9:00 AM – Noon
Class Dates:
 Saturday, November 5 – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
 Sunday, November 6 – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
 Sunday, November 13 – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

REQUIREMENTS TO COMPLETE COURSE:
 Swim 300 yards continuously using combination of front crawl and breast stroke
 Tread water for 2 minutes, using legs only
 Swim 20 yards, retrieve 10 pound object from bottom of deep end, swim on back
holding object with both hands to shallow end, and exit pool without ladder
 Successfully demonstrate all skills and rescue scenarios
 Pass written tests with 80% or better
 Attend all classes
 MUST BE 15 YEARS OLD BY LAST DAY OF CLASS

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