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Aquatics Classes

Below is a list of courses offered throughout Connecticut to obtain your initial certification or renewal.  If you are interested in obtaining more information for a specific course please contact the course host directly.

*please note these are not CRPA run, sponsored or endorsed courses.

Public aquatics classes in your area

classes

Class:

Blended Learning Lifeguard

Location:

East Lyme Aquatics and Fitness Center

Offered By:

Brandon Biondi

Dates:

May 5 5:00-9:00 May 12 5:00-9:00 May 13 12:00-7:00 May 19 5:00-9:00

Meet Times:

May 5 5:00-9:00 May 12 5:00-9:00 May 13 12:00-7:00 May 19 5:00-9:00

Additional Notes:

This is an American Red Cross Blended Learning Lifeguarding Class that will certify you for two years of American red cross Lifeguarding/First-Aid/CPR/AED upon successful completion of class and tests. You will first complete the online learning prior to attending the in water sessions which will cost an additional $35 to the Red Cross. On the first day of class you will turn in your completed report card for the online learning and you MUST be able to pass the course prerequisites to continue through the class for a certification. Prerequisites include; 300 yard swim without stopping demonstrating Front crawl with face in the water as well as Breaststroke with face in the water, 2 minutes of treading water with just legs, and a 10 lb brick retrieval from 7-10 FT.

Contact:

Brandon Biondi

Class:

2017 Lifeguarding Course

Location:

Newington High School

Offered By:

Newington Parks and Recreation

Dates:

Friday, 5/19, Monday - Saturday, 5/22 - 5/27

Meet Times:

Friday, 5/19, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Monday, 5/22 - Friday, 5/26, 5:00 p.m - 9:30 p.m. Saturday, 5/27, 11 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.

Additional Notes:

Saturday will only be used if needed. This will depend on the number of students in the class and the speed at which the class moves.

Contact:

Nick Pizzoferrato

Class:

American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Course- Blended Learning

Location:

Mansfield Community Center, 10 S. Eagleville Road, Mansfield, CT 06268

Offered By:

Mansfield Parks and Recreation

Dates:

June 20, 21, 27, 28

Meet Times:

2 pm- 7:30 pm

Additional Notes:

WSI Candidates must be 16 years of age on or before the last scheduled day and be proficient swimmers in freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly and sidestroke. This is a Blended Learning class which means there is approximately 10 hours of online learning that must be completed before the first in class session. Upon registration, the candidate will receive a welcome and instructional email with a live link to access and pay for the online content. The registration fees you pay to the MCC do not include the online learning fee (approx. $35). Candidates MUST provide a valid email address upon registration.

Contact:

Stephanie Huber

Class:

American Red Cross Lifeguarding and Bloodborne Pathogens Training

Location:

Holiday Hill Day Camp & Recreation Center

Offered By:

Holiday Recreation Center, Inc.

Dates:

6/2-6/4 2017

Meet Times:

CPR & FIRST AID TRAINING; Friday 6/2, 6:30-9:00 PM LIFEGUARD TRAINING for New and Re-Certification Candidates; Saturday 6/3, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM LIFEGUARD TRAINING Completion of Course for New Candidates; Sunday 6/4, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Additional Notes:

Download registration packet from www.holidayrecreation.com

Contact:

Dudley Hamlin

Class:

American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Training

Location:

Holiday Hill Day Camp & Recreation Center

Offered By:

Holiday Recreation Center, Inc.

Dates:

Monday-Thursday, 6/5-6/8

Meet Times:

6:00-8:00 PM

Additional Notes:

Download registration packet from www.holidayrecreation.com

Contact:

Dudley Hamlin