Safety Training for Swim Coaches (without CPR)
The purpose of the American Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches course is to teach those involved in competitive swimming, including coaches, officials, athletic trainers and aquatic exercise trainers, how to help maintain a safe and comfortable environment for swimmers, prevent accidents and emergencies, and respond to swimmers with illnesses or injuries in water or on land. This program is offered in a blended learning format.
1. Must be 15 years old on or before the final scheduled session of the course
2. Must be comfortable in chest-deep water
Students must complete the online portion of the course before participating in the Water Skills Session. Once registered information for accessing the online course will be emailed to the student. There is an additional fee of $25.00 paid directly to the Red Cross for the online portion. Visit http://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/swimming to register and complete the online portion. Please bring a printed copy of your completion certificate with you to the water portion of the course.