Lifeguard training review course on August 18

Saint Joseph's College will offer a Lifeguard Training Review course on Thursday, Aug. 18, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the Harold Alfond Recreation Center on the Standish campus. Participants must have successfully completed an American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course within the last four years and must have successfully completed a CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer course within the past two years. Proof of prior training is required at the start of the class. Participants must also be able to do: 300-yard swim with 100 yards of front crawl, 100 yards of breast stroke, and 100 yards of either front crawl or breast stroke; 20-yard back-and-forth swim with surface dive to retrieve a 10-pound object from a depth of 7-10 feet, under 1 minute and 40 seconds.

The cost for the review course is $75. Please contact 893-6615 or e-mail for more information or to register. If a class is needed on a different day, Saint Joseph's can create a class at another time if there are four interested people.

August 1, 2011
Contact: Charmaine Daniels at (207) 893-7723 or e-mail