ARC Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED (LGT)

This is a Blended Learning Lifeguarding program trains 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.  This program reflects the latest ECC science and findings from the 2011 United States Lifeguard Standards Coalition Report. The certification validity period is 2 years. Sufficient time is scheduled into the course to allow for various learning styles, class pace and inclement weather that may affect the course time line.

Maryland's Premier Aquatic Professional Training Center

We train lifeguards, swim lessons instructors (WSI) and pool operators according to national standards equipping confident, knowledgeable and effective professionals to serve the community and make water activities safer.

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To contact the Aqua Culture Training Center:
Email
ACTC@AquaCultureSwimSchool.com or call 410-420-POOL (7665)

ARC Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED Training (LGT) - Blended Learning

Total Tuition = $290 (Includes online course fees)                                             

ARC Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED Training Review (LGT_R) - Blended Learning                        

Total Tuition = $190 (Includes online course fees)

Third Friday of every month 5 to 8:30pm

ARC Community CPR/First Aid also available

Total Tuition = $76 (ACTC tuition + ARC fees)

Second Friday of every month 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm

ARC CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers

Total Tuition = $96 (ACTC tuition + ARC fees)

ARC CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers

This a 6-hour course that teaches a variety of skills including one- and two-rescuer CPR, use of resuscitation masks and bag-valve masks for ventilating victims, and how to respond in special rescue situations such as drowning. Upon successful completion of the Course participants will receive an American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers Certification valid for two years from the completion of the course.

Aqua Tech Certified Pool Operator

Total Tuition = $250
Includes online course access, textbook,, hands on course, materials and testing

Aqua Tech Certified Pool Operator

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.

Certified Pool Operator Review

Total Tuition = $110 + cost of book if needed

Hands on course component and testing only—no online course access

 

AquaTech Book (optional) $58

Water Safety Instructor - WSI

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!

Lifeguard Instructor (LGI)

Upon successful completion of this course students will receive an American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certificate. This will certify (Authorization will be automatically granted in the Central Maryland Chapter) 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 .  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.

ARC Lifeguard  Instructor (LGI)

Total Tuition = $495   

                                                                         

Registration must be made prior to the start of the course to allow time to register instructor candidate with Red Cross and for the candidate  to complete the on-line precourse materials.  

ARC Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

ACTC Tuition = $450 (Includes online course fees)

Textbooks available digitally or may be purchased from Aqua Culture.

 

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AquaTech eBook

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News:

 

2016 Training Schedule

 

Online Payment & Registration

 

 

Flexible Scheduling Options Available for Lifeguard Training Courses

Build your own course!

 

Choose any Pre-course, Section A, B, and Test date

Or

Choose any Pre-course, Review, and Test date (subject to eligibility)

 

Class sessions must be selected at time of registration and scheduled sequentially.

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/First Aid/CPR/AED certification to participate in a review course." You can check the Red Cross online Learning Center which tracks your current certifications ( https://classes.redcross.org/)

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ARC Lifeguard  Instructor (LGI) & Lifeguard Training full course or review

Combined Tuition = $600