AQUATICS CERTIFICATION TRAININGS SWIM INSTRUCTOR TRAINING Swim instructor training is required for PP&R Swim Instructors. Students successfully completing the training program receive Swim Instructor Certification.
Prerequisites: Must be age 15 or older by first day of class, swim continuous non-stop 300 yards breaststroke or freestyle, feet first surface dive to bottom of pool and retrieve 10 pound brick, tread water 30 seconds with hands on head then move while treading to where you can touch. Bring to Class: Swim suit, towel, paper, pen, notebook, food, water, warm clothes, verification of age, StarGuard textbook and proof of completion of online program. Cost $65: Classes limited to 32 students. For lifeguards with current ARC, NASCO, E&A or YMCA lifeguard certification, and/or current PP&R employees with Swim Instructor/ Water Fitness Instructor certifications. $75 Combo: Total price if registered for Lifeguard Certification and Swim Instructor Training. 1107645 Mt. Scott CC Pool Sa-Su 10/19-20 8:00am-4:00pm Sa-Su 10/26-27 8:00am-4:00pm 1107648 East Portland CC Pool F-M 12/27-30 8:00am-4:00pm 1107649 Southwest CC Pool Sa -Su 1/25-1/26 8:00am-4:00pm Sa-Su 2/1-2/2 8:00am-4:00pm 1107651 Matt Dishman CC Pool Sa-Su 2/22-23 8:00am-4:00pm Sa-Su 2/29-3/1 8:00am-4:00pm 1107652 East Portland CC Pool M-Th 3/23-26 1:00-9:00pm 1107655 Matt Dishman CC Pool Sa-Su 4/18-19 8:00am-4:00pm Sa-Su 4/25-26 8:00am-4:00pm 1107656 Southwest CC Pool Sa-Su 5/3-4 8:00am-4:00pm Sa-Su 5/16-17 8:00am-4:00pm 1114541 Pier Pool M-Th 7/6-7/9 8:00am-4:00pm
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Students successfully completing the course receive first aid, CPR, and StarGuard certifications. This course is only for lifeguard candidates who will be applying to work at a Portland Parks & Recreation facility.
Prerequisites: Must be age 15 or older by the first day of class and able to swim 25 yards of each of the following: • Front crawl with side breathing • Back crawl Cost $50: Classes limited to 24 students. $25: For non-PP&R swim instructors with current ARC or YMCA instructor certification, and/or current PP&R employees with Lifeguard or Water Fitness Instructor certifications. $75 Combo: Total price if registered for Lifeguard Certification and Swim Instructor Training. Columbia Pool 10/25, 11/1 5:00-9:00pm 10/26, 11/2 8:00am-3:30pm East Portland CC Pool 1/24, 1/31 5:00-9:00pm 1/25, 2/1 8:00am-3:30pm East Portland CC Pool 3/25-28 8:00am-2:00pm Mt. Scott CC Pool 3/25-28 2:00-8:00pm Southwest CC Pool 4/3, 4/10 5:00-9:00pm 4/4, 4/11 8:00am-3:30pm East Portland CC Pool 4/24, 5/1 5:00-9:00pm 4/25, 5/2 8:00am-3:30pm Southwest CC Pool 7/13-16 8:00am-2:00pm East Portland CC Pool 7/13-16 8:00am-2:00pm
WORK THE WATER The benefits are great! • 12 Indoor and Outdoor Pools • Flexible Hours • Excellent Training • Great Wages For additional information go to portlandoregon.gov/aquatics or call 503-823-5130.
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Portland Parks & Recreation fall 2019 activities at Southwest Community Center