Water Safety Instructor Course 2017
2018 TBD...information coming soon.
It's more than just a job...
It's an experience that can help save a life
AMERICAN RED CROSS WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR
Here are just a few of the many reasons to join our winning team -
Each year the American Red Cross teaches more than 2 million children and adults to swim. Red Cross Water Safety Instructors are in demand throughout the country and certification is recognized nationwide, so you can work wherever you go.
- Have fun working in the pool with your friends and peers
- Gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional
- Earn money, or join a volunteer team, while teaching people to swim
- Gain the respect of your peers
- Learn leadership and teaching skills that will help you in any career
- Make a difference in others' lives as well as your own
- Teach skills that may save a life
Here's what you'll be able to teach as a Water Safety Instructor:
- Learn-to-Swim (Levels 1-6)
- Parent and Child Aquatics
- Water Safety Presentations
: Monday, April 24 (prerequisite evaluation)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday, April 25 - Friday, April 28 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday, April 29 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday, May 2 & Thursday, May 4
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday, May 5
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
*Students must attend all classes*
: $130 to Green River Parks and Recreation when you register (includes WSI Manual with CD-ROM,
Swimming and Water Safety Manual, Water Safety Handbook, and the Learn-to-swim participant's booklets).
: 9:00 PM, Friday, April 7 at the Green River Recreation Center
*Must be 16 years old on or before the final schedule session of this course; swim (in good form for 25 yards
each) Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Breaststroke, Elementary backstroke, Sidestroke, and Butterfly (15 yards);
Maintain position on back for 1 minute in deep water (floating or sculling); and Tread water for 1 minute.
If ADA accommodations are needed, please call (307) 872-0511, (307) 872-0509 fax.
For more information, call Sherry at (307) 872-0517 or the Recreation Center Front Desk at (307) 872-0511
We also offer online registration for activities, programs, and classes!
For complete details on available programs, pick up the most current brochure at the Recreation Center or City Hall:
For more information, please contact the Green River Recreation Center at (307) 872-0511 ext. 0.
1775 Hitching Post Dr.
Green River, WY 82935
Ph: (307) 872-0511 ext. 0
|City Hall - Parks and Recreation
50 East 2nd North
Green River, WY 82935