Red Cross Training

All of our Red Cross courses and presentations are led by our Certified Red-Cross Water Safety Instructors at our Dive Educators location in Flowery Branch, GA.

Basic Water Rescue: 4hr. course, 2 yr. certification. $80 per person plus $19 per certification card

  • Purpose: To provide public safety personnel, camp personnel and day trip leaders, daycare workers, school teachers, aquatic fitness instructors, aquatic therapists, and those who participate in aquatic activities or work around water with the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies.
  • Pre-requisite: Must be comfortable in chest deep water
  • More Information: Basic_Water_Rescue_Fact_Sheet_FINAL

Personal Water Safety: 5hr. course, 2 year certification. $90 per person plus $19 per certification card

  • Purpose: To build on basic swimming and safety skills, to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to avoid and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide participants with basic information about boating and personal watercraft safety and safety in natural water environments
  • Pre-requisites: 
    • Jump into deep water from the side
    • Recover to the surface
    • Maintain position by treading or floating for 1 minute
    • Rotate one full turn then turn as necessary to orient to the exit point
    • Level off
    • Swim front crawl and/or elementary backstroke for 25 yards
    • Exit the water
  • More Information: Personal_Water_Safety_Fact_Sheet_FINAL

General Water Safety: 30 min. $25 per person

  • Purpose: To make participants aware of the importance of water safety training and provide them with general information about being safe in, on or around the water.
  • Pre-requisites: none
  • More Information: General_Water_Safety_Fact_Sheet_FINAL

Home Pool Safety:

  • Purpose: To provide home pool owners and apartment pool users with information to keep their family and guests safe in an aquatic environment
  • Pre-requisites: none
  • More Information: Home_Pool_Safety_Fact_Sheet_FINAL

Parent Orientation to Swim Lessons

  • Purpose: To provide parents of young children enrolled in Red Cross swim lessons for the first time with an orientation to American Red Cross swim lessons offered at local aquatic facilities
  • Pre-requisites: None
  • More Information: Parent_Orientation_to_Swim_Lessons_Fact_Sheet_FINAL

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