Creative Inservices offers the American Red Cross program which provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over.
- Minimum age: 15 years
- Swim 300 yards continuously.
- 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 to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound. Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point. Exit the water without using a ladder or steps.
Creative Inservices will provide the instructor, training materials and certification cards. We do not have an aquatic facility. You must secure a pool and appropriate permits. MINIMUM number to run a class is 4 people.
Cost: $320/New Certification and $265/Renewal
**Call for more details on this class or the blended learning option