The City of Quincy Recreation Department will conduct an American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course at the Lincoln-Hancock Community School Pool during April school vacation, announces Recreation Director Michelle Hanly.
The course is open to participants who are at least 15 years of age and capable of passing a pre-requisite water skills test. The swim test will be given to all candidates on Tuesday, April 16 at 10 a.m. at the Lincoln Hancock Community School Pool.
Class will be held on Tuesday, April 16th through Friday, April 19th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lincoln Hancock Community School Pool. Registration for the course is limited and can be done online at QuincyRec.com, or in person at the Quincy Recreation office, One Merrymount Parkway, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The cost of the program is $180, which includes all books, supplies, and Red Cross fees.
Upon successful completion of the course, an American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certificate, CPR for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid Skills will be issued.
Additional information is available on QuincyRec.com and by calling the Quincy Recreation Department, 617-376-1394.