More stories about Training

  • To the Rescue

    Few jobs are as challenging and emotionally rewarding as being an aquatics director.

  • Watch the Watchers

    Because a drowning can happen quickly, training lifeguards to be vigilant at all times while on duty is crucial to their success.

  • Know the Drill

    Elements of the rescue(Include whether the lifeguard(s) and emergency team members were successful or unsuccessful in a particular element. Include comments as appropriate)

  • 2011 INDUSTRY NEWS

    Embattled Red Cross Launches New Guard Program

  • Get Fresh

    You’ve heard it before — “If you don’t use it, you lose it.” This simple phrase rings especially true when referring to lifeguard skills

  • Red Cross Wants to Negotiate Prices

    In the wake of announcing new fees that have rankled many aquatics professionals, the American Red Cross held a special meeting with a group of California aquatics leaders to address concerns and assure them that the organization is willing to be flexible

  • Emergency Training

    CPR training is an essential component of any comprehensive lifeguard training program. However, even with quality comprehensive initial training, research indicates that CPR skills decline quickly

  • Lifeguarding | The Lifeguard Handbook

    One of the most important ways to communicate your policies to your lifeguards is via a comprehensive staff manual.

  • Lifeguarding

    One of the most important ways to communicate your policies to your lifeguards is via a comprehensive staff manual.

  • ARC Debuts New Training Initiative

    The American Red Cross recently launched a new health and safety training initiative, featuring a two-year certification for first aid and CPR.