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USCG Boating Safety Course
Lifeguarding Classes
Lifeguarding Crossover Course




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USCG Boating
Safety Course

Mt Olive Municipal Building Cafeteria
Cost: $65

May 9 & 10, 2010

Online registration certifications

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive the NJ State Police Boating Safety Certificate which is required to operate a power boat
and for all PWC operators in NJ.




Lifeguarding Classes

Mt. Olive Recreation is offering the 2011 American Red Cross course Waterfront Lifeguarding this spring: 40 hour certification course. Classes will be held at Budd Lake Municipal Beach.
Students must attend all classes.  Ages 15+

 Class Schedule: (Updated Class schedule and syllabus will be emailed to class participants prior to 1st class. Inclement weather may affect class schedule.)

 T  5/24,  Weds 5/25, T 5/31, W 6/1: 5-9:30pm Municipal Building Cafeteria

TH 6/2: 5-7:30pm Budd Lake Municipal Beach  Prerequisite swim skills test

Sat. 6/4, Sun. 6/5: 1-6pm Budd Lake Municipal Beach

Mon. 6/6, Tues. 6/7, Wed. 6/8: 5-7:30pm Budd Lake Municipal Beach

Rain make-ups TH 6/9  W 6/10 5pm -7:30pm Budd Lake Municipal Beach

Waterfront Lifeguarding Certification includes:
CPR for the Professional Rescuer (Adult, Child & Infant CPR and AED)
Preventing Disease Transmission
Standard First Aid
Waterfront Lifeguarding (also valid for Pool Lifeguarding)

Cost: New student - $235 Registration deadline, May 1, 2011.
Online registration certifications
Call Jill at the Mt. Olive Recreation Dept. (973) 691-0900 x 7261 for more information.


*At least 15 years old (Federal Dept. of Labor requires Waterfront Lifeguards to be at least 16 years of age.)
*Swim a total of 550 yards, including 200 yards of Front crawl, 200 yards of Breaststroke, 150 yards more of either stroke,
*Swim 20 yards and surface dive 7-10 feet retrieve a 10lb diving brick and swim with it 20 yards to starting point in 1 min. 45 seconds or less.
*Swim 5 yards, submerge & retrieve 3 diving rings 5' apart





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For further information contact
Barbara Glass (973) 366-3556,


Mailing Address:
Mount Olive Township
Post Office Box 450
Budd Lake, NJ 07828

Physical Address:
Mount Olive Township
204 Flanders-Drakestown Road
Budd Lake, N.J. 07828

Main (973) 691-0900, Fax (973) 347-0860

Business Hours:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm (Monday thru Friday)


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