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American Red Cross Lifeguard Course set

By Staff | Nov 8, 2019

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Course will be held on Nov. 15 from 3 to 8 p.m., Nov. 16 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Nov. 17 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sanibel Recreation Center, at 3880 Sanibel Captiva Road, Sanibel.

Upon completion of the three-day course, participants will be certified in lifeguarding and first aid, as well as adult and pediatric CPR/AED for the professional rescuer.

The American Red Cross offers course manuals online; course material will not be provided.

Participants must print a copy of the manual or download it prior to the class beginning. For step by step instructions for downloading and printing the manuals, contact the Sanibel Recreation Center.

Cost is $214 for members and $280 for non-members.

Participants must be 15 years of age and be able to attend all class sessions.

Call the center for swimming ability prerequisites.

Class size is limited.

For more information, email Acting Aquatics Manager Sarah Basil at sarah.basil@mysanibel.com or call the Sanibel Recreation Center at 239-472-0345.

Daily, weekly and annual center memberships are available.

For more information, visit www.mysanibel.com.