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COMMUNITY LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION COURSE
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 their on-line text book, 80% on written exam and demonstrate mastery of all practical skills to successfully complete the certification course.)

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 4:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 4:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 4:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Friday, May 5, 2017 from 4:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.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, April 24, 2017

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ADULT SWIM LESSONS
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.

Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
3-week sessions 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Session 1: June 13, 14, 15 and June 20, 21, 22 and June 27, 28, 29
Session 2: July 5, 6 July 11, 12, 13 and July 18, 19, 20
Session 3: July 25, 26, 27 and August 1, 2, 3 and August 8, 9, 10 

Fee:
Residents: $62 per session (9 lessons)
Non-Residents: $72 per session (9 lessons)

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AMERICAN RED CROSS CHILDREN’S SWIMMING LESSONS

Ages 5 years old and above

Classes are taught by volunteers of the Venetian Aquatic Club who have taught American Red Cross lessons since 1959. Please visit www.venetianaquaticclub.org for additional information on the club.

Monday – Friday, 2-Week Sessions, 8:30 a.m. or 9:10 a.m. or 9:50 a.m.

Session 1: June 12 - June 23, 2017
Session 2: June 26 - July 7, 2017 (NO CLASS July 4th - Prorated Fee) 
Session 3: July 10 - July 21, 2017
Session 4: July 24 - August 4, 2017
Session 5: August 7 - August 18, 2017

  • Level 1: Introduction to water skills - Offered all sessions, all times.
  • Level 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills - Offered all sessions, all times.
  • Level 3: Stroke Development - Offered all sessions, all times.
  • Level 4: Stroke Improvement - Offered all sessions, all times.
  • Level 5: Stroke Refinement - Offered all sessions 8:30 a.m. & 9:10 a.m. ONLY.
  • Level 6: Stroke Proficiency - Offered all sessions 9:50 a.m. ONLY.

Fee:
Residents: $52 per session (10 lessons)
Non-residents: $62 per session (10 lessons)
Children must be 5 years of age at start of class (Birth certificate required for all ages)

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WATER SAFETY AIDE COURSE

Must have completed and passed Level 6 and be 11 years of age. After successful completion of course, graduates 15 years and above may volunteer to assist swim instructors as Junior Aides.

Offered Session II only
June 26 – July 7, 8:00a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
(NO CLASS July 4th)

Fee:
Residents: $52 per session (9 lessons)
Non-residents: $62 per session (9 lessons)

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JUNIOR LIFEGUARD FULL DAY SUMMER CAMP

Junior Lifeguard: Team Rescuers: Ages 5-7 years old
Junior Lifeguard: Team Life Savers: Ages 8-12 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 CPR, First Aid management and water rescue skills in a fun yet challenging way.

Program includes: swim instruction, rash guard shirt, whistle, lunch and snack.
Participants must bring: towel, swimsuit, sunscreen and a change of clothes.

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Early drop-off: 7:30 a.m.
Late pick-up: 6:00 p.m.*

Session 1: June 12 – June 23, 2017
Session 2: June 26 – July 7, 2017 (No Class July 4th - Prorated Fee)
Session 3: July 10 – July 21, 2017
Session 4: July 24 – August 4, 2017
Session 5: August 7 – August 18, 2017

Session Fee:
Residents: $290
Non-Residents: $360

*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 6:01 p.m.

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FUN IN THE SUN HALF DAY CAMP

Ages 7-12
Come have some fun in the sun at Venetian Pool! This camp is completely recreational for your child’s enjoyment. They will enjoy time in the pool with our staff that will provide games and fun.
Participants must bring: towel, swimsuit, sunscreen and a change of clothes. Snack will be provided.

Monday – Friday
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Late pick-up: 6:00 p.m.*

Session 1: June 19– June 23, 2017
Session 2: June 26 – June 30, 2017
Session 3: July 3 – July 7, 2017 (No Class July 4th)
Session 4: July 10– July 14, 2017
Session 5: July 17 – July 21, 2017
Session 6: July 24– July 28, 2017
Session 7: July 31 – August 4, 2017
Session 8: August 7 – August 11, 2017

Weekly Fee:
Residents: $90
Non-Residents: $105

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Guard Start - Lifeguard Aide Course

Ages 13-15
Do you want to become a Lifeguard Aide? This program is an advanced course geared towards teaching water safety through the eyes of a lifeguard. Participants will have the opportunity to learn and earn a certificate of completion in CPR, AED and First Aid management.
Upon successful completion of the course, graduates 15 years and above may volunteer and earn community service hours by assisting camp counselors during the Jr. Lifeguard Camp.
Participants must bring: towel, swimsuit, sunscreen and a change of clothes.

Monday – Friday
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Session 1: June 12 – June 16, 2017
Session 2: August 14 – August 18, 2017

Program Fee:
Residents:$ 100
Non-Residents:$ 115

 
     

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