Lifeguard certification course available at Y
The YMCA of Harrison County will offer a Lifeguard Certification class. This is a 30-hour course, and attendance is mandatory at each meeting.
Participants must be at least 15 by the end of the class to register and complete the following required prerequisites: a 300-yard swim test; tread water for two minutes; and perform a timed event.
Participants need to bring proof of age to the prerequisite training on Friday, Nov. 6 (driver’s license, state ID card, birth certificate) and swim suit and towel to each meeting. Course materials will be provided.
The class dates will be Saturday, Nov. 7, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 8, from noon to 6 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 14, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 15, from noon to 6 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 21, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, Nov. 22, from noon to 6 p.m.
The cost of the course is $175 for YMCA of Harrison County members and $200 for program participants. Registration is limited to 10 participants.
To register, stop by the YMCA of Harrison County at 198 Jenkins Court NE in Corydon.
For more information, contact program director Matt Hamblen by email at [email protected] or call 812-734-0770.