Pete DeQuincy is aquatics manager at East Bay Regional Park District in Oakland, Calif. He is an American Red Cross Instructor Trainer in water safety, lifeguarding, and emergency medical response. He serves on the Association of Aquatic Professionals board, and enjoys training lifeguards all over the country.
Pete DeQuincy explains how he implements three of the most popular ways to protect visitors.
Learn what Pete DeQuincy has to say about getting staff vaccinated and easing back into facilities and regular work after a year or more away.
Almost a year into the pandemic, the lifeguard trainer discusses how he's managing vaccines for his staff and himself.
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As Pete DeQuincy’s personal experience shows, it’s important to acknowledge the life-altering effects of stress and trauma, and seek help when needed.