This American Red Cross program is designed to guide youth, ages 11 to 14, towards the life guarding certificate program. It begins by building a foundation of knowledge, attitudes, and skills and consists of five categories: Prevention, Fitness, Response, Leadership, and Professionalism.
Participants are required to swim 300 yards using any stroke in order to pass a swimming test. The first session starts June 14 through June 30, while the second session runs July 12 through July 28. Participants will meet Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to noon and cost is $70 per session.
For more information, call 954-345-2121 or visit www.CoralSprings.org/recreation. The Coral Springs Aquatic Complex is located at 12441 Royal Palm Boulevard.