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Rec Center offering lifeguard, CPR/AED courses

By Staff | May 13, 2009

The City of Sanibel announced several upcoming certification courses being offered at the Sanibel Recreation Center:

American Red Cross Lifeguard Course

$180 for members, $225 for non-members

All materials included

Friday, May 15 from 4 to 8 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, May 16 and 17 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

A three-day course in which participants will be trained as Professional Rescuers in lifeguarding, first aid as well as adult, child and infant CPR/AED use. Registrants will receive a class textbook and itinerary for study. Must be at least 15 years old to register. Call the Rec Center at 472-0345 for swimming ability prerequisites. Class size is limited; register now!

American Red Cross CPR/AED Recertification Course (for the professional rescuer)

$50 for members, $60 for non-members

Sunday, May 24 from Noon to 4 p.m.

Completion of this course will renew American Red Cross CPR/AED certification for the Professional Rescuer for one year. Participants should have fully reviewed all skills and be prepared to demonstrate skills without prompting and complete a written exam with a score of 80 percent or higher. Please bring your CPR mask to the challenge course. Class size is limited; register now!

The Sanibel Recreation Center is located at 3880 Sanibel- Captiva Road. Daily, weekly and annual memberships are available. For more information, call the Rec Center at 472-0345 or visit our Web site at www.mysanibel.com.

Source: City of Sanibel