Baby Drops Swimming Lessons
No need to wait! Start the process of introducing your baby to the water sooner rather than later. This parent and child class will start building your baby's confidence and swimming readiness. What a fun opportunity for you and your child to explore the water and become adjusted together. Parents will learn basic water skills to keep their children safe and help them to love the water. Safety information and teaching techniques will be provided to parents. Parental participation is required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Baby Drops (Ages 6-18 months, Tuesdays) 26112 1/9/2018 - 2/27/2018 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Ellis Life Guard Training
Be a part of the aquatics team! This is an intensive lifeguard training course that teaches high protection standards to enable you to prevent guests from catastrophic injury or drowning. This program gives lifeguards the skills and technical knowledge to become an effective member of an aquatics emergency response team. Upon completion of course participants are eligible for employment at the Green Ridge indoor pool and Splash Valley during the summer. Must be 16 to be considered for employment. Pre-registration is required.
Prerequisite: Must be 15 years old to enroll and be able to swim 100 yds, retrieve a brick from a depth of 8 ft. and tread water for one minute. Classes will be Wed- Fri 4:300pm-9:00pm, Sat & Sun. 8:00am-2:00pm.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ellis Lifeguard Training (Ages 15+, February 21-25) 26004 2/21/2018 - 2/25/2018 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM W,Th,F Green Ridg Info
Register Ellis Lifeguard Training (Ages 15+, February 7-11) 26003 2/7/2018 - 2/11/2018 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM W,Th,F Green Ridg Info
Register Ellis Lifeguard Training (Ages 15+, January 24-28) 26002 1/24/2018 - 1/28/2018 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM Su,W,Th,F,Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Ellis Lifeguard Training (Ages 15+, March 21-25) 26006 3/21/2018 - 3/25/2018 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM W,Th,F Green Ridg Info
Register Ellis Lifeguard Training (Ages 15+, March 7 - 11) 26005 3/7/2018 - 3/11/2018 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM W,Th,F Green Ridg Info
Register Ellis Lifeguard Training (Ages 16+, Dec 13-17) 26013 12/13/2017 - 12/17/2017 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM Su,W,Th,F,Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Ellis Lifeguard Training (Ages 16+, Jan 10-14) 26001 1/10/2018 - 1/14/2018 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM W,Th,F Green Ridg Info
Water Safety Instructor
Ever wondered if you could put your swimming skills to use? Looking for a flexible and rewarding job? Becoming a Water Safey Instructor may be the job for you. This course will give you all the skills necessary to become an effective American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. You will learn the Red Cross way of teaching that includes parent child classes all the way through adult lessons. You will combine swim instruction with a strong emphasis on drowning prevention and water safety. Upon successfully passing this course, candidates will be eligible to teach swimming classes at participating American Red Cross pools including Green Ridge Recreation Center. Working at Green Ridge is dependent upon application and back ground checks. Prerequisites: Participants must be 16 years old and be proficient in the following swimming strokes: front crawl, back crawl, breastroke, elementary backstroke and sidestroke.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Water Safety Instructor 26026 12/16/2017 - 12/30/2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM M,Tu,Th,F Info