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Upcoming Lifeguard Classes
 Date
Type
Format
Location
    Cost 

Registration 

Closes

Instructor
May 24 - 26
New

2 Day

Friday 8p-9p

The Colony

LISD East

$230
SOLD OUT

Nicholson

& T. Boyer

May 30 - 31
New
2 Day

Dallas

Mt View College

$230
May 28 @ 5pm

Dobrovolsky

& Robison

June 1 - 2
New
2 Day

Southlake

Carroll ISD

$230
May 30 @ 5pm

Robison &

T Williams

June 2
Re-Cert
1 Day

Southlake

Carroll ISD

$100
May 31 @ 5pm
TBD
June 4 - 6
New
3 Day

Southlake

Carroll ISD

$230
June 2 @ 5pm

Nicholson

& T Boyer

June 8 - 9
New
2 Day
Lewisville
LISD West

$230
June 6 @ 5pm
TBD
June 11 - 13
New
3 Day

Southlake

Carroll ISD

$230
June 9 @ 5pm

Nicholson

& T Boyer

June 14 - 15
New
2 Day

Dallas

Mt View College

$230
June 12 @ 5pm

Dobrovolsky

& TBD

July 6-7
New
2 Day
Southlake
Carroll ISD

$230
July 3 @ 5pm
TBD
July 7
Re-Cert
1 Day
Southlake
Carroll ISD

$100
July 5 @ 5pm
TBD
July 12-13
New
2 Day
Dallas
Mt View College

$230
July 10 @ 5pm
TBD
July 20-21
New
2 Day
Lewisville
LISD West

$230
July 18 @ 5pm
TBD
July 22 - 24
New
3 Day

Southlake

Carroll ISD

$230
July 20 @ 5pm
TBD
Aug 2 - 3
New
2 Day
Dallas
Mt View College

$230
July 31 @ 5pm
TBD


  June 2                July 7

     Southlake          Soutlake

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Next Lifeguard Classes

Have a facility and want to schedule a class for just your staff?  

We have a discounted group rate! Contact us for more information

Next Re-Cert Class

May 24-26           May 30-31

   The Colony          Dallas

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American Red Cross Lifeguarding
All our classes are Blended Learning (a combination of online classroom and lecture and skill session instruction).  Each certification class includes training in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR, AED,  and Bloodborne Pathogens. This course provides participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. It covers: Care for victims of breathing emergencies, how Blood-borne pathogens are spread and how to help prevent, recognize, report and follow up on exposures incidents.

Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years by the last day of class
                          Swim 300 yards continuously using Freestyle & Breaststroke only.
                          Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs.
                          Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds.
                                   Starting in the water, swim 20 yards.
                                   Surface dive 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object.
                                   Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to the starting point.
                                   Keep both hands on the brick and your face out of the water.
                                   Place brick on wall and exit pool without using the steps or ladder.


Passing Criteria: Students must meet the following criteria to pass the class
                         Take and pass all online classroom assignments before the first pool session

                         Participate in all Class activities
                         Pass all written tests with a minimum score of 80%
                         Show proficiency in all rescue, First aid, and CPR skills


Needed for class: The following items will need to be brought to the first day of class
                         Swim suit (one piece for women, trunks for men)

                         2 towels,

                         Goggles if needed for the swim test only

                         Change of clothes, comfortable athletic wear for classroom skills

                         Lunch or money for lunch (time will be provided for lunch each day, students may leave facility)


Items provided:  The following items will be provided by North Star

                         All training Equipment

                         Pocket mask (participants to keep)

                         Lifeguard Manual (PDF for online classroom, physical book for class days)


Training Schedule:

                         A copy of our typical New Lifeguard Training schedule is provided below. 
                          2 Day                                                                          3 Day

                                      Day 0: 8p-9p - Swim Test (Designated Classes)

                                      Day 1: 8am-7pm (may be 8pm if class is large)                     Day 1: 12pm-8:00pm
                                                  8a-9a - Swim Test                                                                        12pm-1pm - Swim Test
                                                  9a-12p - Classroom                                                                     1pm-3:30pm - Pool
                                                 12p-1p - Lunch                                                                               4:00p-8:00p - Classroom  
                                                   1p-5p - Pool                                                                    Day 2: 12pm-8pm     
                                                   5p-7p - Classroom                                                                   12pm-3:30pm - Pool
                                        Day 2: 8am-7pm (may be 8pm if class is large)                               4pm-8pm - Classroom
                                                    8a-10pm - Classroom                                                 Day 3: 12pm-8pm
                                                  10a-1p - Pool                                                                               12pm-2pm - Pool
                                                   1p-2p - Lunch                                                                              2:00pm-3pm - Pool Skills Review
                                                    2p-3p - Pool Skills review                                                         3:30pm-4:00pm - Break
                                                    3p-5p - Pool Test                                                                       4pm-6pm - Pool Test
                                                    5p-7p - Written Test                         
                                         6p-8p - Written Test


 


                                   

                                A copy of our typical 1 day Lifeguard Review (Re-Cert) Class schedule

                                              Online Classroom opens 9 days prior to the first class session.
                                                  Day 1: 8am-7pm (may be 8pm if class is large)
                                                              8a-9a - Swim Test
                                                              9a-12p - Pool Sills
                                                            12p-1p - Lunch
                                                            1p-4p - Dry Skills

                                                            4p-5p - Pool Test
                                                            5p-7p - Written Test


                                A copy of our typical 1 day Waterfront Module Class schedule
                                              Current Lifeguard Certification Required.
                                                  Day 1: 7am-2pm
                                                              7a-8a - Swim Test

                                                               9a-11a - Classroom

                                                               11am-1pm - Pool Skills

                                                               1pm-2pm - Written Test    

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