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
SAT August 17, 24, 31, 2019 8/17/2019 - 8/31/2019 15-0Register
SAT July 6, 13, 27, 2019 7/6/2019 - 7/27/2019 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.  Includes a Pediatric CPR and First Aid Certification.

Session NameEvent DateAges
BALL GROUND FRI June 28, 2019 Babysitter's Training + CPR (Duplicated) 6/28/2019 - 6/28/2019 11-15Register
SAT July 13, 2019 7/13/2019 - 7/13/2019 11-15Register