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Adult Learning – Basic Water Rescue & Small Craft Safety – KPC
May 3, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Program Level: Adult Volunteers, Ambassadors, Seniors
Cost: $50 per participant
Prerequisite: Canoeing course or canoe skills to demonstrate proficiency
This is a Red Cross certification course. In order to take this course, you must be 15 years or older, be able to demonstrate the ability to float or tread water for one minute without a life jacket, swim any stroke for 25 yards without a life jacket, swim any stroke 25 yards with a life jacket, and demonstrate basic canoe handling skills. This course will allow you to have canoe outings without a lifeguard. While this course covers safety techniques for other small craft, we will work with canoes. It will not teach you basic canoeing skills.