2017 Weekend Lifeguard Training Academy


2017 Weekend Lifeguard Training Academy  (Download)


2017 Weekend Lifeguard Training Academy                April 6- 23


Thursday, April 6th            6pm (NMB Aquatic Center)

500 meter swim test, ½ mile run, 20 meter brick tow, 20 meter underwater swim

Friday, April 7th                                     5pm (Community Center)

Lifesaving History, Role of the Professional Lifeguard, Use and Protection of Americas Beaches, Water Observation, Victim Recognition

Saturday, April 8th            8am (Community Center)

Blood Bourne Pathogens, Critical Incident Stress Management, Medical, Legal and Ethical Issues, the Human Body, Lifting and Moving Patients, Scene Size Up, Primary Assessment

Sunday, April 9th                8am (Aquatic Center/Community Center)

Rescue Skills, Airway, Ventilation and Management, Oxygen Administration, Cardiac Emergencies

Friday, April 14th                5pm (Community Center)

CPR and AED Training

Saturday, April 15th         8am (Community Center)

History Taking and Secondary Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Poisoning, Substance Misuse and Abuse, Environmental Emergencies, Assisting with and Epinephrine Auto- Injector, Behavioral Emergencies, Shock, Bleeding and Trauma, Tourniquets

Sunday, April 16th             8am (Community Center)

Soft Tissue Injuries, Injuries to Chest, Abdomen, Injuries to Muscles, Bones and Joints, Rip Current Awareness, Beach and Wave Topography, Aquatic and Marine Hazards, Policies and Procedures

Friday, April 21st                4pm (Community Center/Aquatic Center)

Injuries to Head, Neck and Spine, Cervical Collars and Back boarding, Special Populations

Saturday, April 22nd        8am (Beach)

Ocean Rescue Skills, Pier Rescues

Sunday, April 23rd             8am (Community Center/Beach)

Written Tests, Spinal Injury Management, Communications, Code X, PWC Rescue