TRAIN TO BE A CERTIFIED LIFEGUARD FOR THE SHAMES JCC ON THE HUDSON!
Ages 15+. This course is FREE*
We are offering our American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification course for FREE for people interested in working at the Shames JCC upon course completion. This job is perfect for high school students, college students, part-time workers who enjoy flexibility and a work/life balance, and even retirees! If you love to swim, community, and want to work in a welcoming and exciting atmosphere, this is the perfect opportunity! These courses typically cost $400+ so be sure to reserve your spot today.
The course will take place at the Shames JCC on the Hudson at 371 S Broadway in Tarrytown. All days/times must be attended.
Friday, Oct. 22nd 4 – 6pm
Saturday, Oct. 23rd 9am – 5pm
Sunday, Oct. 24th 9am – 3pm
Saturday, Oct. 30th 9am – 5pm
*All participants will pay the upfront, generously discounted course fee of $100. Participants who begin employment upon completion of the course will be credited $100 in their first paycheck. All employees of the JCC are required to be vaccinated from Covid-19.
The primary purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide professional-level care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries, and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over. This program offers a choice of Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED courses to meet the various training needs of a diverse audience.