The YMCA of South Florida is providing FREE TRAINING with CONDITIONAL JOB OFFER upon the successful completion of a swim test screening.

WHEN:

SATURDAY, MAY 14

TIME:

1 PM – 3 PM

WHERE:

PEMBROKE PINES YMCA AQUATIC CENTER
1361 NW 129 Avenue, Pembroke Pines, FL 33028

HALLANDALE BEACH YMCA FAMILY CENTER
501 SE 1 Avenue, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009

L.A. LEE YMCA/MIZELL COMMUNITY CENTER
1409 NW 6 Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

 

NON-CERTIFIED:

The YMCA of South Florida will provide no-cost lifeguard certifications through the American Red Cross for anyone age 16 or older who will work for the YMCA of South Florida. To be considered for a position, you must pass a swim test screening given by a certified swim instructor. For the swim test, wear a bathing suit and bring a towel. You may wear swim goggles.

  • 50 Yard Freestyle Sprint – 1 minute or less
  • 250 Yard Continuous Swim on front (Breast or Freestyle or Combination) – Not timed
  • 2 minute tread (legs only, hands under arm pits)
  • 20 Yard swim and retrieval of brick (1 Min. and 45 sec. time limit. Googles not allowed)

CERTIFIED LIFEGUARDS:

Please come swim ready, we will be testing applicants on their in-water rescue skills.
Please bring your certifications with you.
The Y will make copies on site.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Eric Gomez