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IAP 2005 Activity

Lifeguard Training (weekends)
HFC staff
Sat Jan 15, Sun Jan 16, Sat Jan 22, Sun Jan 23, 11am-07:00pm, DuPont Conf. Room, and Zesiger Pool

No limit but advance sign up required (see contact below)
Participants requested to attend all sessions (non-series)
Prereq: MIT Athletics Card
Fee: 240.00 for registration fee and course materials

This course teaches lifeguard skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Content and activities prepare candidates to recognize and respond quickly and effectively to emergencies and prevent drownings and injuries. Upon successful completion of course, participants will receive certifications in Lifeguard Training and First Aid valid for three years and CPR for the Professional Rescuer valid for one year. All students must be 15 by course completion date. Must pass pretest: Swim 500 yards (200 front crawl, 200 breast stroke, 100 front crawl or breast stroke). Swim 25 yards, retrieve brick from 14 feet, swim 25 yards back. No goggles. PE points available upon instructor approval.
Web: http://web.mit.edu/zcenter
Contact: HFC staff, arcinfo@mit.edu
Sponsor: Athletics, Physical Education & Recreation (DAPER)
Latest update: 03-Nov-2004

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