Programs


AMERICAN RED CROSS CPR FOR PROFESSIONAL RESCUERS WITH FIRST AID AND AED TRAINING: 
Would you like to know what to do in a cardiac emergency? The right answer could help you save a life. This class offers hands on training, covering cardiac emergencies with the use of an AED, breathing emergencies, and first aid. To successfully complete this course, you will need to pass a practical and written exam with 80% or better. (For the class to run, there must be a minimum of 4 participants).

Fee:   $100 Member    $125 Activity Member

 

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING (ages 15+): 
Lifeguard training is a great skill to have. In order to successfully pass this course, you will need to pass a practical and written test with 80% of better. Certifications include American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid, and CPR for the Professional Rescuer and AED. 

This class does require passing some prerequisite water skills prior to entry. Prerequisites: Swim 300 yards continuously using these strokes in the following order: (100 yards front crawl using rhythmic breathing, 100 yards breaststroke using correct kick, pull, glide form, 100 yards either front crawl or breaststroke or a combination of the two strokes). Swim 20 yards using front drawl or breaststroke, surface dive to 9ft, retrieve a 10 lb. brick, swim 20 yards to starting point with object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps in 1 minute 40 seconds and 2 minutes tread water without hand. Prescreening will be held the first day of class.  Participants will be refunded the cost of the class if they do not pass the prerequisites. Participants should bring ID to verify age the first day of class. Books are included in the fees. EVERY SESSION MUST BE ATTENDED IN FULL! NO EXCEPTIONS.

Fee:   $175 Member    $200 Activity Member



AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING RE-CERTIFICATION: 
For individuals needing to re-certify their Lifeguarding, First Aid, and CPR for the Professional Lifeguard. This class is designed for those who feel comfortable demonstrating their skills with minimal review. You will be expected to competently demonstrate all lifeguarding skills and the pre-course swim of 300 yds, the 10 lb brick-retrieval at 9 feet, and must tread water for 2 minutes without hands. You must pass a written exam with an 80% or better.

Fee:     $100 Member    $125 Activity Member


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SCUBA RENTAL:
Scuba certified instructor may rent a lap lane for practice or instructional purposes. Fee is $15/hour per lane
 

POOL RENTAL:
If you would like to rent some of our lap lanes, give us a call! Fee is $15/hour per lane.

 


 
Lisa Bifano, 20th Avenue Aquatics Director
Email:lisabifano@oshkoshymca.org
Phone:920-230-8913
Dan Braun, Downtown Aquatics Director
Email:danbraun@oshkoshymca.org
Phone:920-236-3380