Juneau Pools To Offer Lifeguard Class June 2–4

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Parks and Recreation Juneau Pools will offer a lifeguarding class on June 2–4 at Dimond Park Aquatic Center.

    Participants who successfully complete the class will earn an American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification, valid for two years. Registration opened on May 15 and closes on May 30. Register online via the Parks and Rec registration catalog (under the Juneau Pools tab).

    Class schedule:
    June 2, 12 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    June 3, 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    June 4, 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

    Class fees are $250 for general participants but free for those who submit an application for employment as a Juneau Pools lifeguard at the end of the course. The class is open to a maximum of 10 people.  
    Prerequisites: Complete an 8-hour online course and a pre-course session in the pool prior to the first day of class. The pre-course includes a 300-yard swim, brick retrieval from 10 feet, and treading water for 2 minutes. Must be 15 years old by the last day of class.


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