Water Safety Instructor Class

Become a certified American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This certification course will train instructor candidates to teach water safety, swimming skills and techniques. All registration must be done by contacting Shelley Stout at (731) 881-7718 or sstout@utm.edu

Dates and Times:

March 6-10, 2019

Wednesday, March 6, 4:00 - 5:30 pm (Prerequisite Skills Testing)

Thursday, March 7, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 9, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, March 10, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Prerequisites:

  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform the following swimming skills:
    • Front Crawl 25 yards
    • Back Crawl 25 yards
    • Breaststroke 25 yards
    • Elementary Backstroke 25 yards
    • Sidestroke 25 yards
    • Butterfly 15 yards
  • Maintain position on back for 1 minute in deep water by floating or sculling
  • Tread water for 1 minute

Cost:

  • $150 for public
  • $75 for current Campus Recreation employees

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