Lifeguard Training

OrganizerBoys and Girls Club of Delaware FacilityGreater Newark Boys and Girls Club Class ID1009-1800 DateApr 16 - 23, 2023
12:30pm - 4:30pm on the first day

1 Positive Place, Newark DE 19702 US
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Class Notes

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This is a Blended Course (a mixture of online and in-person coursework). Students will be expected to complete the online coursework modules and the written test online prior to the in-person class dates. In person class days and times:

First Sunday: 12:30 to 4:30pm, Second Sunday: 8am to 12pm

  • Class begins promptly; please arrive 10 to 15 minutes prior to start time.
  • New candidates will be supplied with a resuscitation mask.
  • New Candidate Fee is $150
Course Description

An international renowned, hands-on lifeguard course that is highly interactive and physically enduring. The course is a comprehensive training program that promotes objective driven and performance based training for individuals wishing to obtain a new ILTP™ certification for shallow water, pool, special facilities, and/or open water, in various water depths ranging from less than 5` feet of water up to any depth and/or open water. Our International Lifeguard Training Programs (ILTP™) are designed and intended to be delivered as part of an integrated curriculum that includes water rescue techniques, First Aid, Health Care Provider CPR, Emergency Oxygen Support, and Automated External Defibrillation as a first responder.  This course requires students to perform each concept taught in the course, through student demonstrations of all skills concepts and skills instructed.  Students will participate in lifeguarding roles throughout the class and are expected to perform lifeguard duties as first responders.  Students will perform on deck and in water simulations, drills and exercises for rescue techniques as an individual and in team scenarios as part of multiple rescuers drills.  The ILTP Lifeguard course materials are available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Thai and simplified Chinese languages.  Students that successfully complete the ILTP Lifeguard course obtain an ILTP certificate that is valid for one (1) year. Annual renewal is required.

Preparation Suggestions
  • Read and review the Training Standard before the first scheduled class.
  • Complete the Candidate Review questions in the course materials before the first scheduled class.