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    Lifeguard Training Class

    Do you want to be a lifeguard?

    Take the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course including First Aid, CPR and AED. Students must:Palo Alto JCC Oshman Family OFJCC  Fitness Aquatics Lifeguard Training Class

    • Be 15 years of age by the end of the course
    • Swim 300 yards (12 lengths) continuously using a combination of both freestyle and breaststroke
    • Tread water for 2 minutes using only legs
    • Complete a timed event (10-lb. brick retrieval) within 1 minute, 40 seconds
    • Prior to registering you must schedule an appointment with the Aquatics Office to complete the in-water prerequisite skills.
    Attendance is REQUIRED at all classes. Students will be dropped from the course if they do not show up on time for all classes.

    February Class:

    Sunday, February 16 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
    Monday, February 17 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
    Tuesday, February 18 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM

    Participants must attend all class times listed above.

    Contact: Aquatics | (650) 223-8710 | [email protected]


    Full-time, part-time and seasonal lifeguard and swim instructor positions are available immediately at the OFJCC!

    For more information or to register for this class, please contact the aquatics office at [email protected] or (650) 223-8710.


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