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Fri, Mar 01


Janesville YMCA

Shallow Water Lifeguarding

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Time & Location

Mar 01, 2024, 4:00 PM – Mar 03, 2024, 5:00 PM

Janesville YMCA, 221 Dodge St, Janesville, WI 53548, USA

About the event

Dates and Times:

March 1 4PM-9PM

March 2 8AM-5PM

March 3 8AM-5PM

This updated program trains participants in in-water/classroom activities that consist of water skills, lecture, land-based scenarios/lifesaving skills and more. An online portion of the course will need to be completed prior to the first day of class. Upon successful completion participants will be awarded a certification in Shallow Water Lifeguarding with CPR/AED for professional rescuers and First Aid valid for 2-years.


  • Complete a swim 150 yard swim, tread 2 minutes only using your legs, then swim 50 yards. This must be done without resting, and the swim can only be done using front crawl, breastroke or a combination of both.
  • Complete a timed retrieval event in under a 1 minute, 40 seconds.

To be eligible for this course participants must:

  • Be at least 15 years of age on or before the last day of class
  • Have successfully completed the e-Learning materials prior to the first day of class.
  • And, successful completion of the precourse session on the first day of class.

Your Instructor: 

Marcus Porchia, NREMT, LGIT


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