Before Certification: There will be some assigned reading to do before the weekend.
During Certification: A mix of classroom and water training.
Lodging and Meals: All lodging and meals will be provided by/through Camp Awana.
Commitment: By getting certified through Camp Awana’s Lifeguard Instructor, you are committing to donating your time as a Certified Lifeguard at Camp Awana.
Minimum Age Requirement: Must be at least 15 years old to be certified.
300 Yard Continuous Swim
Two Minute Tread Water Legs Only
50 Yard Swim & Dive Down To Pick Up 10 Pound Brick and Return to Starting Point in One Minute 40 Seconds
Cost: $75 to help cover training, pool rental, lodging and food. You can pay through PayPal with a credit card, check or cash. At other places, it costs anywhere from $200-$400 to get certified. Remember, you can use your certification to get a Lifeguarding job at home.
Maximum # of Trainees: Only 10 people can be certified per weekend.