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JUNIOR LIFEGUARD SPRING BREAK CAMP                             

Ages 5-12 years old

Come see what lifeguarding is all about! This camp program is geared towards teaching children water safety through the eyes of a lifeguard. Participants will have the opportunity to learn basic CPR, First Aid management and water rescue skills in a fun yet challenging way.
Program includes T-shirt, whistle, lunch and snack.
Participants must bring towel, sunscreen and a change of clothes. 
Junior Lifeguard: Team Rescuers: Ages 5-7 years old
Junior Lifeguard: Team Life Savers: Ages 8-12 years old 

Monday, April 10 – Friday, April 14, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Early drop-off & late pick-up are not available for this program.*

*An additional fee of $12.00 will be assessed for every 15 minutes (or any part of) a parent is late picking up their child. Assessment of fee begins at 5:01 p.m. 

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Ages 16 years old and above 

Become a lifeguard in just one week! The Venetian Pool is offering a community lifeguard certification course where students will learn valuable lifesaving skills and get hands on training from our experienced lifeguard instructors.

Program Prerequisites:
•200 yard swim without stopping using Freestyle or Breast stroke.
Two minute tread with hands above the water.
•Ten pound brick retrieval from the 8 ft section of the pool.

Class Dates: (Students must attend all days and times as well as complete an assigned resource document, 80% on written exam and demonstrate mastery of all practical skills to successfully complete the certification course.) 

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 from 4:00p.m.-9:00p.m.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 4:00p.m.-9:00p.m.
Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 4:00p.m.-9:00p.m.
Friday, March 17, 2017 from 4:00p.m.-9:00p.m.
Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 8:00a.m.-4:00p.m.

Course Includes: Lifeguard on-line textbook, study materials and Jeff Ellis & Associates International Lifeguard Training Program certification. The certificate of completion is valid at any aquatic facility in the United States as well as many international locations.

Fee: $220 per session

Registration Deadline: Monday, March 6, 2017

*Venetian Pool will be undergoing renovations so please register at the Coral Gables Youth Center (405 University Dr.)

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Ages 18 years old and above

Learning how to swim is essential at any age! Whether you are looking to learn how to swim or simply improve your strokes and skills, our instructors will work with your individual skills and needs. Participants must bring proper swim attire. 

Four-Week Saturday Morning Classes
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Session 1: Saturday, April 1, 2017 
                  Saturday, April 8, 2017 
                  Saturday, April 15, 2017 
                  Saturday, April 22, 2017

Session 2: Saturday, April 29, 2017 
                  Saturday, May 6, 2017 
                  Saturday, May 13, 2017 
                  Saturday, May 20, 2017
Residents: $37 per session (4 lessons)
Non-Residents: $47 per session (4 lessons)

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ENJOY SWIMMING? Love to teach? Volunteer for the City of Coral Gables Venetian Aquatic Club. Get involved in your community and meet new friends!

Free Informational Recruitment Brunch at the Venetian Pool
Thursday, April 13, 2017 from: 9:30a.m. - 11:00a.m.

Volunteer Teacher Spring Training Course (Must attend all days to complete training)

Two Week Course Weekday Session:
From: 9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
Tuesday, May 9 - Friday, May 12, 2017
Tuesday, May 16 - Friday, May 19, 2017

Four Week Course Weekend Session:
From: 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Saturday, May 20, 2017

Register with the Venetian Aquatic Club:



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Last updated: 4/9/2017 2:56:30 PM