Contact NSU Aquatics
For more information, please contact Rialto Heller, Coordinator of Aquatics Programs and Services (954) 262-6804 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This course is designed to teach individuals ages 15 and older the skills and knowledge needed to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies. Participants will learn water rescues, professionalism and responsibilities as a lifeguard, how to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, first aid, and administering emergency oxygen. Certification is valid for 2 years.
Administering Emergency Oxygen offers knowledge and training for skill necessary to provide care to a victim of a breathing emergency using breathing devices, including resuscitation masks, bag-valve-mask resuscitators, and emergency oxygen. Certification is valid for 2 years.
The Lifeguarding courses will be delivered in the American Red Cross "Blended Learning" format in which course information will be delivered through a web based presentation, followed up by on-site skill training sessions on the scheduled dates. The link for the online content will be e-mailed to participants once they have registered and paid for the course. Participants will be required to complete the online material as directed by the course instructor prior to each on-site training session. The online portion must be completed in order to obtain this certification.
This course offers those who have a current American Red Cross Lifeguarding certification the opportunity to review the course content and renew their certification within a shorter time span compared to the full lifeguard course. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive their new certification in lifeguarding for an additional 2 years from the date of completion.
In order for an individual to participate in these courses they must be able to pass a prerequisite skills evaluation. The skills evaluation will be administered the first day of the course and includes the following:
There will be NO refund for individuals who fail the prerequisite skills evaluation.
Blended Lifeguarding Course w/Administering Emergency Oxygen
Lifeguard Review Course
For additional information, please contact Austin Harris, Assistant Director for Aquatics, at email@example.com or (954) 262-6807.