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Waynesboro YMCA offers lifeguard certification course

lifeguard ymcaThe Waynesboro YMCA is offering a course providing certification in lifeguard training, first aid, CPR for the professional rescuer and oxygen, delivery and bloodborne pathogens.

The course is being offered Aug. 22-Sept. 4.

The course gives lifeguard training candidates the skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies.

Lifeguarding is a professional job option. The candidate will need the maturity to handle the responsibilities of the job.

The course content and activities prepare candidates to recognize and respond quickly and effectively to emergencies and prevent drowning and other incidents

The cost for the course is $225 for YMCA members and $275 for program members.

More information online at WaynesboroYMCA.com.