FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 10, 2022
MEDIA CONTACTS: Gordon Tepper, Rebecca Cheng and Michael Anderson | (516) 869-7794
Brian Devine | (516) 869-2475
American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course at Michael J. Tully Park
North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Supervisor Jennifer DeSena and the Town Board have announced that a 4-week lifeguard certification course will be held at Michael J. Tully Park beginning November 28. Classes, which are geared toward adults, will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. with special training on Saturday, December 3 and Saturday, December 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and a special deep-water skills test at Eisenhower Park on Thursday, December 15 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Individuals ages 25 and older can sign up for the American Red Cross Blended Lifeguard Training Course. Those who register must pass the pre-test requirements to participate in the class, which will take place on Monday, November 14 or Monday, November 21 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Admission will be on a first come, first serve basis. After passing the pre-test, participants must pay a $325 fee to cover the course, book, and class materials. No absences are permitted.
Upon the conclusion of the course, participants will have the opportunity to register and take the Nassau County Lifeguard Certification Test.
For more information on pre-test requirements or the course, please call 516-739-3055.