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Lifeguard Training

Want to be a lifeguard this season? If so, check out what it takes to become one this season at Knight Pool.

PROGRAM DATES

  • March 21st-24th
  • April 1st-4th
  • April 25th-28th

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

  • Be at least 15 years old
  • Course Fee: $190 per participant 
  • Life courses are blended learning: six hours online and 21.5 hours in-person training, totaling 27.5 hours
  • Active Duty can apply***

***All enlisted soldiers are allowed to work for FMWR with their commanders’ permission.

Officers are not authorized to work for FMWR in a pay status. They can volunteer without receiving compensation.

***AR 215-3 Chapter 2-16 e states, “If the individual has not previously worked or if the previous employer fails to respond after two attempts, two personal (not a relative of the individual) or school references will be required. For ODM, approval of employment from the individual’s commanding officer satisfies this requirement”.

For details and more information call 803-751-4796 

Cost

$190 per participant 

Registration Information

Call 803-751-4796

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