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NKC YMCA - AOA Walking Club

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North Kansas City YMCA
North Kansas City YMCA

Walking improves our circulation, balance & coordination, quality of sleep and strengthens our bones & muscles. Join your peers weekly on the indoor track as we "step" into fitness. Walk at your own pace with community support in a safe environment.

Sessions meet each Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2-3 p.m.

This program is free for Y members. 

Paul Henson - YMCA Lifeguard Class

Lifeguards at the YMCA of Greater Kansas City

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Paul Henson Family YMCA
4200 W 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66012
This course is designed to provide participants the knowledge and skills necessary to be a lifeguard and professional rescuer. Participants will be certified in American Safety and Health Institute?s (ASHI) courses: CPR Pro (BLS) for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid for the Community, and Emergency Oxygen Administration.
The course presents information on the skills and knowledge lifeguards need in pool, lake, river, surf, and waterpark environments. The comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to lifeguard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and by taking action to help those in danger when necessary.
The course covers safety skills, accident prevention, scanning, guarding techniques, emergency systems, rescue skills, first aid in aquatic environments, spinal injury management, open water dangers, legal responsibilities, pool maintenance basics, and information on how to get a job as a lifeguard. Students must pass the physical skills test prior to the class and must be 16 years of age by the last day of the scheduled class.
 
**Refund policy is: You will only receive a refund if you do not pas the Pre-rec swim or are sick and have a doctors note all refunds must approved by a director*

YMCA Lifeguard Class

Lifeguards at the YMCA of Greater Kansas City

Wellness Event

to
Paul Henson Family YMCA
Paul Henson Family YMCA
This course is designed to provide participants the knowledge and skills necessary to be a lifeguard and professional rescuer. Participants will be certified in American Safety and Health Institute?s (ASHI) courses: CPR Pro (BLS) for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid for the Community, and Emergency Oxygen Administration.
The course presents information on the skills and knowledge lifeguards need in pool, lake, river, surf, and waterpark environments. The comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to lifeguard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and by taking action to help those in danger when necessary.
The course covers safety skills, accident prevention, scanning, guarding techniques, emergency systems, rescue skills, first aid in aquatic environments, spinal injury management, open water dangers, legal responsibilities, pool maintenance basics, and information on how to get a job as a lifeguard. Students must pass the physical skills test prior to the class and must be 16 years of age by the last day of the scheduled class.
 
**Refund policy is: You will only receive a refund if you do not pas the Pre-rec swim or are sick and have a doctors note all refunds must approved by a director*