22 Newport Drive, Forest Hill, MD
Last Chance to get Lifeguard, Pool Op and WSI certified for summer 2017!
2017 Training Schedule
Maryland's Premier Aquatic Professional Training Center
Course Descriptions and Prerequisites
Professional Courses Available:
Red Cross Instructor Training:
Additional Professional Courses Available Based on Demand:
ACTraining Center Tuition = $320 (Includes Red Cross online course fees.)
The primary purpose of the newly revised Lifeguarding program is to train lifeguards to act with speed and confidence in emergency situations both in and out of the water. Topics include water rescue skills, surveillance and recognition, first aid, breathing and cardiac emergencies, CPR, AED and more. The new program reflects the latest Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) science. The certification validity period is 2 years. This is a blended learning course with significantly reduced classroom time augmented by online learning.
Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive one American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED r.17 certification valid for two years from the date of completion.
ACTraining Center Tuition = $205 (Includes online course fees.)
This is a Blended Learning Lifeguarding review program. Participants must provide documentation of current Lifeguard/CPR/AED/First Aid certification. Online course work must be completed prior to the review day of the course, so please plan accordingly.
Review Eligibility: Red Cross policy is that only guards certified in the current revision are eligible for a review course. "Participants must provide documentation of current Lifeguard/CPR/AED/First Aid certification to participate in a review course." You can check the Red Cross online Learning Center which tracks your current certifications.
Textbook is available digitally or printed copies may be purchased from Aqua Culture.
Total Tuition = $96
Blended learning combines online learning with in-person skills sessions where you will practice skills and demonstrate competency. Please plan to complete all eLearning modules, including the CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers final eLearning exam, at least two days prior to your first in-person skills session. Most participants complete the eLearning portion of the course in approximately 3 hours. Your experience may vary widely based on several factors including your PC, internet speed and previous training. I recommend beginning the online session as soon as possible to ensure that you are able to complete all eLearning modules prior to the first in-person skill session. Upon successful completion of the Course participants will receive an American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers r.17 Certification valid for two years from the completion of the course.
Total Tuition = $260
Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive a Pool and Spa Operator certificate. Shortly after completion Harford County Health Department will send a State of Maryland certificate. If a participant wishes to practice in another county, they will have to go to that governing county to obtain permission to operate in that jurisdiction. Certification is valid for 3 years.
Total Tuition = $120 + cost of book if desired
Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive a Pool and Spa Operator certificate. Shortly after completion Harford County Health Department will send a State of aryland certificate. If a participant wishes to practice in another county, they will have to go to that governing county to obtain permission to operate in that jurisdiction. Certification is valid for 3 years.
ARC Instructor Training
AC Training Center Tuition = $465
Do you want to teach swimming and water safety courses? If you are at least 16-years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor! As a Water Safety Instructor (WSI), you can:
Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive both a Fundamentals of Instructor Training and an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor r.09 certificate with authorization in the Central Maryland Chapter which will be valid until the second December 31 following completion of the course. Reauthorization can be obtained by teaching and submitting a course record within your authorization period and completing any and all National updates or Re-trainings. Participants must attend all scheduled classes within a block of classes.
AC Training Center Tuition = $495 (Inludes online course fees)
Upon successful completion of this course students will receive an American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certificate. This will certify an individual to teach Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers, Automated External Defibrillation, Oxygen Administration and Preventing Disease Transmission. Reauthorization can be obtained by teaching and submitting a course record within your authorization period and completing any and all National American Red Cross Updates or Retrainings.
Precourse screening is rigorous and you need to have mastery of the base level lifeguarding course and be prepared to demonstrate such upon arrival for the precourse screening on the first day of the course. Participants are encouraged to complete a full or review course.
Professional Courses Available Based on Demand:
A two-hour training module for employers and employees who, while on the job, may be exposed to blood or other body fluids that could cause infection. Employers can offer this program as part of their compliance with OSHA regulations.
This course provides the practical information swim coaches need to handle any emergency. US Swimming coach members are required to show current proof of training in First Aid, Cordiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Safety Training for Swim coaches.
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