American Red Cross

Cherokee Recreation & Parks Agency understands the importance of patrons having a certain level of preparedness therefore we partner with the Red Cross to offer a variety of programs.

Red Cross Lifeguard Training

This class will provide you with an American Red Cross Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR for Professional Rescuer Nationally recognized Certification.

Requirements:

You must be 15 years of age by the last day of class and be able to complete the following skills on the first day of class:

Swim 300 yds. Continuously

Tread water for 2 minutes legs only

Retrieve 10 lb. brick from 7 ft of water

Other Information:

For this class you will need to come prepared to swim every day, and be on the floor for training. Please bring a packed lunch or you may purchase food at our concessions stand.

Session NameEvent DateAges
Jr. Lifeguard Class-July 23-27, 2018 (8a-5p) 7/23/2018 - 7/27/2018 11-14Register
M-W Nov 19-21, 2018 11/19/2018 - 11/21/2018 15-0Register
SAT Aug 11, 18, 25, 2018 8/11/2018 - 8/25/2018 15-0Register
SAT Nov 3, 10, 17, 2018 11/3/2018 - 11/17/2018 15-0Register
SAT Oct 6, 13, 20, 27, 2018 10/6/2018 - 10/27/2018 15-0Register

Red Cross Babysitting + Pediatric CPR

Purpose: To provide youth (Ages 11-15) who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants to develop leadership skills; learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and help children behave; and learn about basic child care and basic first aid.

Session NameEvent DateAges
MON Nov 19, 2018 + Pediatric CPR 11/19/2018 - 11/19/2018 11-15Register
MON Nov 19, 2018 BABYSITTING ONLY 11/19/2018 - 11/19/2018 11-15Register
SAT July 28, 2018 BABYSITTING ONLY 7/28/2018 - 7/28/2018 11-15Register
SAT Oct 13, 2018 BABYSITTING ONLY 10/13/2018 - 10/13/2018 11-15Register
SAT Oct 27, 2018 + Pediatric CPR 10/27/2018 - 10/27/2018 11-15Register
SAT Sept 1, 2018 + Pediatric CPR 9/1/2018 - 9/1/2018 11-15Register
SUN August 12, 2018 BABYSITTING ONLY 8/12/2018 - 8/12/2018 11-15Register

Red Cross First Aid, CPR, AED

These classes are taught to the Red Cross standard by Red Cross Instructors and Instructor Trainers. 

Link for online portion of class: http://redcrosslearning.com/course/f1d6cbd0-c610-11e6-8cb1-fd6cba7ba1e9

Online portion must be completed before coming to class.

Session NameEvent DateAges
SAT October 20, 2018 10/20/2018 - 10/20/2018 15-0Register