2019-2020 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

WPE 110 Lifeguard Training

(Contact Hours: 3) The primary purpose of this course is to provide entry-level lifeguard candidates with the skills and knowledge to prevent, recognize, and respond to emergencies and to provide care for injuries and sudden illnesses until advanced medical personnel arrive and take over. Successful completion qualifies students for American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certification, Automated External Defibrillation (AED) Certification, First Aid, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, and an optional Waterfront Lifeguard Certification. Recommended prerequisite: WPE 260 or equivalent. Minimum benchmarks will be enforced.