Lifeguard Full Course 08 Jun to 12 Jun 2022 - Register by 05 Jun at 11:30 pm
DATE & TIME 06/08 WED - 06/12 SUN @ 11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION Camp Foster Aquatic Center and Aquatics Classroom
PROGRAM Semper Fit Aquatics

Lifeguarding Full Course
08 Jun  to 12 Jun 2022

The purpose of the Lifeguarding Full 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. Successful completion of the Lifeguarding Full Course will result in the following certifications: Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED; Administering Emergency Oxygen; and Bloodborne Pathogens Training.

Foster Aquatic Center Bldg #5909/5910
Aquatics Operations Office Classroom Bldg #5677, Camp Foster

POC: MCCS Aquatics
645-3180 | 098-970-3180
Day 1 08-Jun-2022  Wed  11:00am-7:30pm (starts at the pool)
Day 2 09-Jun-2022  Thu  11:00am-7:30pm
Day 3 10-Jun-2022  Fri  11:00am-7:30pm
Day 4 11-Jun-2022  Sat  11:00am-7:30pm
Day 5 12-Jun-2022  Sun  11:00am-7:30pm

Minimum age of 15 on or before the last day of class.
Must successfully complete the prerequisite skills for the Lifeguarding Full Course at the beginning of the course:
• Swim 300 meters continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. You may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both but swimming on the back or side is not allowed. Swim goggles may be used.
• Tread water for 2 minutes using only your legs keeping your arms crossed and hands under the armpits.
• Starting in the water, swim 20 meters using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 meters back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds.
All prerequisites will be completed during the scheduled first day of class.
Attend all class sessions. Demonstrate competency in all required skills and activities. Demonstrate competency in all final skill scenarios.
Correctly answer at least 80 percent of the questions on all written exams. Certification does not guarantee employment with MCCS.
Lifeguarding Full Course / $150.00
Submitting a payment for the course does not guarantee a job with MCCS Aquatics.
Registration closes on 05 Jun at 11:30 pm
100% refunds will be given to cancellations made prior to the registration deadline for each course
80% refunds will be given to cancellations made after the registration deadline for each course
No refunds will be given after the first day of class

*Some courses require prerequisite skills, which will be assessed on the first day of the course. Failure to complete these skills during the assessment session will result in an automatic disenrollment of the class and an 80% refund given to the student. The student may choose to enroll in another upcoming course and pay the full course fee. Students that fail the prerequisite skills assessment or do not show up to the first day of the course cannot transfer their course registration fee to another upcoming course.
In consideration for receiving permission to participate in this event, I shall indemnify, waive, release, and forever discharge the U.S. Government, the U.S. Marine Corps, the Marine Corps Community Service (MCCS), and all sponsors, medical support and any other individuals or entities connected in any way with this event from any and all claims for damages, death, personal injury or property damage and/or litigation costs/attorneys’ fees, arising from or contributing to, in whole or in part, by any act, omission, fault or mistake of the above-named persons or entities and their employees or agents, resulting from my participation in this event. I verify that I have full knowledge of the rigors of this event and the risks involved in participation, including but not limited to trip and fall, loss of orientation, exhaustion, dehydration, hyponatremia, fatigue, over-exertion, sun or heat stroke, illness, cold injuries, hypothermia, drowning (if water event), and any other injuries related to running and/or endurance events. I assert that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained to complete this event. I realize medical support for this event will consist primarily of first-aid type assistance, perhaps by volunteer laypersons. This waiver and release shall be binding on my heirs and assigns and shall run in favor of the above-named persons or entities and any individuals in any way connected with this event. By registering for this event, you understand and expressly acknowledge that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. In attending the event, you and any guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19, and waive, release, and discharge MCCS or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers from any and all liability under any theory, whether in negligence or otherwise, for any illness or injury. I further agree to have my participation in this event videotaped and photographed, and I hereby waive and release all rights to said videotapes and photographs to MCCS for its exclusive use in publicity for and/or illustration of athletic events. I agree to abide by all decisions of MCCS and its designated officials. I have read and understand the contents of this Liability & Publicity Release.

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