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2019 Weekend Training Academy Schedule

April 12- May 5

Friday, April 12           8pm (pool)

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

Saturday, April 13      8am- 5pm (classroom)

Lifesaving History, Use and Protection of Americas Beaches, Role of the Professional Lifeguard, the Surf Environment, Weather, Drowning, Preventative Lifeguarding, Water Surveillance, Basic Rescue, Aquatic Life and Related Hazards, Medical Care in an Aquatic Environment

Sunday, April 14         8am (pool 8am- 12pm, 1pm- 5pm classroom)

Rescue Skills, Human Body, and Primary Assessment, Moving a Victim, Lifting and Moving, Moving an ill or Injured Person

Friday, April 19           5pm- 9pm (classroom)

Airway, Ventilation and Management, Oxygen Administration

Saturday, April 20      8am- 5pm (classroom)

Blood Bourne Pathogens, Finding Balance, Cardiac Emergencies, CPR and AED Training,

Friday, April 26           5pm- 9pm (classroom)

History Taking and Secondary Assessment, Medical Emergencies

Saturday, April 27      8am- 5pm (classroom)

Poisoning, Substance Misuse and Abuse, Assisting with a Epinephrine Auto- Injector, Shock, Bleeding and Trauma, Tourniquet Use, Underwater Searches and Recovery, Professionalism, Records and Reports, the Responsible Lifeguard, Policy and Procedures

Sunday, April 28         8am- 5pm (classroom)

Policy and Procedures, Spinal Injury Management, Written Tests

Saturday, May 4         8am (beach)

Ocean Rescue Skills, Spinal Injury Management in a Beach Environment, Communication and Radio Use, Code X

Sunday, May 5           8am (beach)

Pier Rescue, PRWC Response and Rescue, Rescue Board Use and Multiple Victim Response