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Frostburg State University Will Offer Lifeguard Certification
01/27/2015

An American Red Cross lifeguard certification class is being offered through Frostburg State University’s Activities for Life from Feb. 20 through 28 in the Cordts Physical Education Center swimming pool and in room 110-1.

Lifeguard students are required to have strong swimming skills and should be proficient in the front crawl (freestyle), sidestroke and breaststroke. They should also be able to complete a series of prerequisites on the first day of class, including a 300-yard continuous swim using front crawl and breaststroke; two minutes of treading water using only legs; and the following activities in sequence – a 20-yard swim, a feet-first surface dive, a brick retrieval from 12 feet, a swim back to side and an exit from the water.

The class will be held at the following times and locations: Friday, Feb. 20, 6 to 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 21, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 22, noon to 6 p.m.; and Saturday, Feb. 28, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Participants must be present for all class times.

Full certification and recertification will be offered. The class is limited to 10 participants. Participants must be 15 years old.

The instructor for the course is Josh Fitzwater.

Payment in full is due at registration, held in Cordts PE Center room 177, Monday through Thursday between 3 and 11 p.m. and Friday between 2 and 10 p.m. Cash, check and money order are accepted. Refunds will not be given after the start of class.

For more information and registration, contact Amy Nazelrod at 301-687-7934 or anazelrod@frostburg.edu.

FSU is committed to making all of its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities. To request accommodations through the ADA Compliance Office, call 301-687-4102 or use a Voice Relay Operator at 1-800-735-2258.

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Frostburg State University
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Frostburg, MD  21532-2303

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