Lifeguard Training

SUNY Delhi offers several opportunities for students to become certified as Lifeguards and Water Safety Instructors. In addition to the for credit courses offered through the college, non-credit bearing courses in waterfront lifeguarding are also offered by our staff.

Lifeguard and CPR/First Aid Recertification Class | FLYER

MANDATORY lifeguard training session will be held on Tuesday, August 29 at 7:00 p.m. in the SUNY Delhi Pool.

The cost will be just for CPR-FPR is $65.00.

The cost for Lifeguarding with First Aid/CPR-FPR is $100.00.

You must pre-register.

Call 607-746-4263 or email:Pool@delhi.edu

Waterfront Lifeguard Training

  • DATE: March, 2018 – May, 2018
  • Mondays & Wednesdays  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM!

CLASSES TIME AND DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

RED CROSS includes: Waterfront Lifeguarding Training, AED, First Aid, & CPR-FPR.

ATTENDANCE AT ALL SESSIONS FOR THE CLASS IS MANDATORY: NO EXCEPTIONS

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age of 15
  • Swim 550 yard continuously: 200 front crawl, 200 Breaststroke &150 either
  • Starting in the shallow water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10lb object, return to surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute 40 seconds
  • Swim 5 yards, submerge and retrieve three dive rings placed 5 yards apart in 4-7 feet of water, resurface and swim 5 yards to the side of the pool
  • Tread water for 2 minutes - legs only
  • Class size limited - NOTE: CLASS MINIMUM OF SIX.
  • Certification Requirements:
  • Demonstrate competency in all required skills and activities
  • Demonstrate competency in the three final skill scenariosCorrectly answer at least 80% on all the written tests

Cost: ($270 SUBJECT TO CHANGE) PAYABLE TO SUNY DELHI POOL. A $45.00 NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT IS REQUIRED AT REGISTRATION. THE REMAINDER OF THE FEE IS DUE THE SECOND DAY OF CLASS. COURSE OUTLINES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE POOL. Phone number (607)-746-4263

REGISTRATION FORM

Schedule:5/

Date Time Skill
  6 - 9pm Pre-test
  6 - 9pm Professional Lifeguard & Facility Safety
  6 - 9pm Facility Safety, Patron Surveillance & Injury Prevention
  6 - 9pm Injury Prevention & Rescue Skills - Part 1
  6 - 9pm Rescue Skills - Part 2
  6 - 9pm Before Providing Care, Victim Assessment & Breathing Emergencies
  6 - 9pm Cardiac Emergencies & Using and Automated External Defibrillator
  6 - 9pm First Aid
  6 - 9pm Head, Neck & Spinal Injuries in the Water
  6 - 9pm Review
  6 - 9pm Final Written Exam & Final Scenarios
  4 - 9pm Waterfront

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUNY Delhi offers both Lifeguarding (PEDH 164) and Water Safety Instructor (PEDH 165) as a credit bearing courses in both the fall and spring semesters each academic year. More information about these courses may be found in the college catalog.