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Registration Ends January 31

BodyPump, Early Evening w/ Mallori

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in Chinook Recreation Center Chinook 30
[TThrs] 5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
$32 - $47
 
 
Interested in building strength and having a blast? Try BodyPump! Work through ten tracks in this hour long class to build strength in every major muscle group. This Les Mills format will challenge you every class with compound and isolation movements using a barbell, free weights and an aerobic step. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

BodyPump, Late Evening Express w/ Sophie

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in SRC Room 256
[TThrs] 7:10 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
$30
 
 
Interested in building strength and having a blast? Try BodyPump! Work through eight tracks in this 50 minute class to build strength in every major muscle group. This Les Mills format will challenge you every class with compound and isolation movements using a barbell, free weights and an aerobic step. Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase. NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

BodyPump, Morning Express w/ Angie

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in SRC Room 256
[TThrs] 7:10 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
$30
 
 
Interested in building strength and having a blast? Try BodyPump! Work through eight tracks in this 50 minute class to build strength in every major muscle group. This Les Mills format will challenge you every class with compound and isolation movements using a barbell, free weights and an aerobic step. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

BodyPump, Noon Express w/ Rotating Instructors

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in Smith Gym Room 115
[M W F] 12:10 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
$30 - $38
 
 
Interested in building strength and having a blast? Try BodyPump! Work through eight tracks in this 50 minute class to build strength in every major muscle group. This Les Mills format will challenge you every class with compound and isolation movements using a barbell, free weights and an aerobic step. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

BodyPump, Saturday w/ Kyle N

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in SRC Room 256
[Sa] 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
$16
 
 
Interested in building strength and having a blast? Try BodyPump! Work through ten tracks in this hour long class to build strength in every major muscle group. This Les Mills format will challenge you every class with compound and isolation movements using a barbell, free weights and an aerobic step. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

BodyPump, Sunday w/ Jordan

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in Chinook Recreation Center Chinook 30
[Su] 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
$16 - $24
 
 
Interested in building strength and having a blast? Try BodyPump! Work through ten tracks in this hour long class to build strength in every major muscle group. This Les Mills format will challenge you every class with compound and isolation movements using a barbell, free weights and an aerobic step. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

BodyPump, Sunrise w/ Danika

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in SRC Room 256
[M W F] 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
$32
 
 
Interested in building strength and having a blast? Try BodyPump! Work through ten tracks in this hour long class to build strength in every major muscle group. This Les Mills format will challenge you every class with compound and isolation movements using a barbell, free weights and an aerobic step. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

Intro to Yoga Warm w/ Jillian

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in Chinook Recreation Center Chinook 22
[Su] 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
$15 - $25
 
 
This class is great for yoga practitioners of all levels! Whether you have never stepped on a mat, or you have been practicing for years, this class will build you a solid foundation. Teaching key poses and placing emphasis on technique, this class will either polish up your poses or teach you how to build yours for the first time, ground up. This class will NOT be heated to 90 but rather a warm 70-80 degree range. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Please check the University Recreation fitness page for more details.
 
 

Intro to Yoga, Evening w/ Gabi

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in Down Under Recreation Center 101A
[M W] 6:00 p.m. - 6:50 p.m.
$31
 
 
This class is great for yoga practitioners of all levels! Whether you have never stepped on a mat, or you have been practicing for years, this class will build you a solid foundation. Teaching key poses and placing emphasis on technique, this class will either polish up your poses or teach you how to build yours for the first time, ground up.
 
 

Mindful Meditation w/ Cill

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in Chinook Recreation Center Room 25
[TThrs] 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
$31 - $46
 
 
In this class you will learn and practice basic mindfulness techniques that have been shown to help reduce stress and increase happiness and well-being. The techniques include mindfulness of breath, walking meditation, mindfulness of body sensations, and loving-kindness meditation. Each class will consist of step-by-step instructions, a period of guided practice on the meditation technique, followed by a question and answer session. The course is taught by Cill Richards, PhD, a professor in the School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering. She began meditating in 1973 and has been practicing mindfulness meditation since 2003. Dr. Richards has received training for mindfulness instruction from Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach in the Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certification Program. Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC. Visit the UREC Fitness website, https://urec.wsu.edu/fitness/, for full details.
 
 

Step & Core, w/ Megan

Jan 15 - Mar 4 in Smith Gym Room 115
[TThrs] 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
$24 - $32
 
 
No experience necessary for this choreographed step class that uses adjustable steps to increase intensity to provide a fantastic cardiovascular workout for all fitness levels. The building choreography will keep you engaged and energized while improving your fitness! Pick 2 Special! Purchase ANY 2 classes and receive $10 off your purchase and a free gift (while supplies last)! NOTE: Classes must be purchased at the same time to receive the discount. Free Fitness FriYAY! Every Friday (starting January 19th, 2018) we will be offering a FREE Fitness class varying in format from 4:00-4:50PM at the SRC.
 
 

Registration Ends February 4

Women's Intro to Mountaineering Overnight Trip

Feb 10 - Feb 11 in ORC Lobby
[Sa] 8:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
[Su] 12:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
$45 - $75
 
 
Whether you are hoping to tackle a northwest volcano this summer or add to your repertoire of winter skills, this local day trip provides an educational opportunity to develop basic mountaineering skills. In this introductory one-day course, participants will learn basic snow travel techniques, including: kicking steps, rest step, self-belay with ice axe, self-arrest with ice axe, and sitting glissade. This course will not cover glacier travel or crevasse rescue (see our Crevasse Rescue Skills Clinic) . Trip rating is level 2. No experience necessary, good physical conditioning necessary. Beginners and experienced individuals who would like to brush up on skills are encouraged to attend. There will be a Pre-Trip meeting on February 6th from 6pm-8pm at the Outdoor Recreation Center. At this meeting you will meet your fellow trip participants and trip leaders, see the trip itinerary, and you will have the opportunity to check out group gear and camping equipment. Trip cost includes: group gear, camping equipment, skill instruction, transportation, mountaineering boots, crampons, ice axe, and helmet. Participants need to provide their own hat, gloves, and other clothing. Plan to be in the snow all day and overnight. Dress in synthetic layers and be prepared for a damp, cold environment. No cotton clothing please. Water resistant (or waterproof) outerwear required. Cancellation Policy: In order to minimize our environmental impact, maintain facilitator-to-participant ratios, meet permit criteria, and transportation logistics, ORC trips are often programmed for small groups (typically up to 6 participants with 2 facilitators). Late cancellations can seriously impact our ability to accommodate others and recover costs. • Cancellations made up until 2 weeks prior to the registration deadline will receive a full refund. • Cancellations made within 2 weeks of the registration deadline receive 50% refund. • Sorry, no refunds are given past the registration deadline.
 
 

Registration Ends February 13

Lifeguard Prerequisite Prep Clinic

Feb 14 in SRC Pool
[W] 6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
$0
 
 
This clinic is designed to help you prepare and practice for the prerequisites of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course. Lifeguard Instructors will provide feedback and demonstrations on the skills required to pass the prerequisites which include: 1.) Swimming 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. You may use the front crawl or breast stroke. 2.) Treading water for 2 minutes only using the legs. 3.) Brick retrieval: without goggles, swim 20 yards, surface dive 7-10 feet and retrieve a 10lbs brick, return to the surface and swim 20 yards back to the starting point while keeping both hand on the object and the face at the surface of the water, exit without using ladders or steps. There are no prerequisites for this course. This clinic is for SRC Members only. Participants must be 18 years or older for this clinic. Please pre-register for this course. **Accessibility: Reasonable accommodations are available with adequate prior notification. Contact Joanne Greene or Jeff Elbracht at 335-9669 for more information. Registration for this class will close one day prior to the course start date. All persons must wear appropriate swim wear. Inappropriate swim wear includes but is not limited to: cut off jean shorts, worn or see through swim wear, thongs, underwear, athletic shorts, gym workout attire, and t-shirts. More information about our pool/spa policies can be found at on the UREC website: http://urec.wsu.edu/facilities/policies/#PoolPolicies. If you have any questions about our Swim Clinics, coaches or individual instruction please do not hesitate to contact Jared Lindorfer, Coordinator of Aquatics & Safety Education at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509.335.5407.
 
 

Registration Ends February 18

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course

Feb 23 - Feb 25 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[F] 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
[Su Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$200 - $225
 
 
Interested in becoming a lifeguard? Take this American Red Cross certification course now! This course teaches the duties, responsibilities and skills necessary to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Successful participants will be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid. Youth participants, under the age of 18, must complete the youth registration for this course. This registration is for adults who are 18 years or older. Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Shannon Posey at sposey@wsu.edu or 509-335-8208 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. Upon successful completion of the Lifeguarding course, each participant will receive an American Red Cross universal certificate, which is valid for 2 years and will be titled Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED.
 
 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course (Youth Registration)

Feb 23 - Feb 25 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[F] 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
[Su Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$200 - $225
 
 
Interested in becoming a lifeguard? Take this American Red Cross certification course now! This course teaches the duties, responsibilities and skills necessary to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Successful participants will be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid. This registration is for Youth (under 18 years). Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Shannon Posey at sposey@wsu.edu or 509-335-8208 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. Upon successful completion of the Lifeguarding course, each participant will receive an American Red Cross universal certificate, which is valid for 2 years and will be titled Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED.
 
 

Registration Ends February 25

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Review Certification Course

Mar 3 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
$100 - $125
 
 
This update course is to give currently certified lifeguards the opportunity to update skills to the newest American Red Cross Lifeguarding course content and renew certification. Successful participants will be re-certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid for 2 years. ***You will need to bring a copy of your current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification along with a valid government issued form of identification. These items will be verified by the instructor prior to the course starting. We can not submit a course record for your renewed certification without verifying your current certification. Please use the Youth Registration to enroll participants who are under the age of 18. Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent. The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics & Safety Education Coordinator, Jared Lindorfer at sposey@wsu.edu or 509-335-5407 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. ***If you are registering a youth for this course, please email jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu so you can fill out the youth risk and release waiver form prior to the course. If you have any questions about the course please contact Jared Lindorfer at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509.335.5407.
 
 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Review Certification Course (Youth Registration)

Mar 3 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
$100 - $125
 
 
This update course is to give currently certified lifeguards the opportunity to update skills to the newest American Red Cross Lifeguarding course content and renew certification. Successful participants will be re-certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid for 2 years. ***You will need to bring a copy of your current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification along with a valid government issued form of identification. These items will be verified by the instructor prior to the course starting. We can not submit a course record for your renewed certification without verifying your current certification. Please use the Youth Registration to enroll participants who are under the age of 18. Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent. The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics & Safety Education Coordinator, Jared Lindorfer at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509-335-5407 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. ***If you are registering a youth for this course, please email jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu so you can fill out the youth risk and release waiver form prior to the course. If you have any questions about the course please contact Jared Lindorfer at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509.335.5407.
 
 

Registration Ends March 12

UREC Lifeguard Skills Screening Prep Clinic

Mar 13 in SRC Pool
[T] 6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
$0
 
 
This clinic is designed to help you prepare and practice for the prerequisites of becoming a University Recreation Lifeguard. Lifeguard Instructors will provide feedback and demonstrations on the skills required to pass the prerequisites which include: 1.) Swimming 500 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing in less than 10 minutes. You may use the front crawl or breast stroke. 2.) Treading water for 2 minutes only using the legs. 3.) Brick retrieval: without goggles, swim 20 yards, surface dive 3-5 feet and retrieve a 10lbs brick, return to the surface and swim 20 yards back to the starting point while keeping both hand on the object and the face at the surface of the water, exit without using ladders or steps. Must be done in 1:10 or less. There are no prerequisites for this course. This clinic is for SRC Members only. Participants must be 18 years or older for this clinic. Please pre-register for this course. **Accessibility: Reasonable accommodations are available with adequate prior notification. Contact Joanne Greene or Jeff Elbracht at 335-9669 for more information. Registration for this class will close one day prior to the course start date. All persons must wear appropriate swim wear. Inappropriate swim wear includes but is not limited to: cut off jean shorts, worn or see through swim wear, thongs, underwear, athletic shorts, gym workout attire, and t-shirts. More information about our pool/spa policies can be found at on the UREC website: http://urec.wsu.edu/facilities/policies/#PoolPolicies. If you have any questions about our Swim Clinics, coaches, or individual instruction please do not hesitate to contact Jared Lindorfer, Coordinator of Aquatics & Safety Education at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509.335.5407.
 
 

Registration Ends March 18

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course

Mar 23 - Mar 25 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[F] 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
[Su Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$200 - $225
 
 
Interested in becoming a lifeguard? Take this American Red Cross certification course now! This course teaches the duties, responsibilities and skills necessary to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Successful participants will be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid. Youth participants, under the age of 18, must complete the youth registration for this course. This registration is for adults who are 18 years or older. Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Shannon Posey at sposey@wsu.edu or 509-335-8208 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. Upon successful completion of the Lifeguarding course, each participant will receive an American Red Cross universal certificate, which is valid for 2 years and will be titled Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED.
 
 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course (Youth Registration)

Mar 23 - Mar 25 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[F] 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
[Su Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$200 - $225
 
 
Interested in becoming a lifeguard? Take this American Red Cross certification course now! This course teaches the duties, responsibilities and skills necessary to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Successful participants will be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid. This registration is for Youth (under 18 years). Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Shannon Posey at sposey@wsu.edu or 509-335-8208 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. Upon successful completion of the Lifeguarding course, each participant will receive an American Red Cross universal certificate, which is valid for 2 years and will be titled Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED.
 
 

Registration Ends April 1

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Review Certification Course

Apr 7 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
$100 - $125
 
 
This update course is to give currently certified lifeguards the opportunity to update skills to the newest American Red Cross Lifeguarding course content and renew certification. Successful participants will be re-certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid for 2 years. ***You will need to bring a copy of your current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification along with a valid government issued form of identification. These items will be verified by the instructor prior to the course starting. We can not submit a course record for your renewed certification without verifying your current certification. Please use the Youth Registration to enroll participants who are under the age of 18. Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent. The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics & Safety Education Coordinator, Jared Lindorfer at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509-335-5407 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. ***If you are registering a youth for this course, please email jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu so you can fill out the youth risk and release waiver form prior to the course. If you have any questions about the course please contact Jared Lindorfer at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509.335.5407.
 
 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Review Certification Course (Youth Registration)

Apr 7 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
$100 - $125
 
 
This update course is to give currently certified lifeguards the opportunity to update skills to the newest American Red Cross Lifeguarding course content and renew certification. Successful participants will be re-certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid for 2 years. ***You will need to bring a copy of your current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification along with a valid government issued form of identification. These items will be verified by the instructor prior to the course starting. We can not submit a course record for your renewed certification without verifying your current certification. Please use the Youth Registration to enroll participants who are under the age of 18. Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent. The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics & Safety Education Coordinator, Jared Lindorfer at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509-335-5407 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. ***If you are registering a youth for this course, please email jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu so you can fill out the youth risk and release waiver form prior to the course. If you have any questions about the course please contact Jared Lindorfer at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509.335.5407.
 
 

Registration Ends April 10

Lifeguard Prerequisite Prep Clinic

Apr 11 in SRC Pool
[W] 6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
$0
 
 
This clinic is designed to help you prepare and practice for the prerequisites of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course. Lifeguard Instructors will provide feedback and demonstrations on the skills required to pass the prerequisites which include: 1.) Swimming 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. You may use the front crawl or breast stroke. 2.) Treading water for 2 minutes only using the legs. 3.) Brick retrieval: without goggles, swim 20 yards, surface dive 7-10 feet and retrieve a 10lbs brick, return to the surface and swim 20 yards back to the starting point while keeping both hand on the object and the face at the surface of the water, exit without using ladders or steps. There are no prerequisites for this course. This clinic is for SRC Members only. Participants must be 18 years or older for this clinic. Please pre-register for this course. **Accessibility: Reasonable accommodations are available with adequate prior notification. Contact Joanne Greene or Jeff Elbracht at 335-9669 for more information. Registration for this class will close one day prior to the course start date. All persons must wear appropriate swim wear. Inappropriate swim wear includes but is not limited to: cut off jean shorts, worn or see through swim wear, thongs, underwear, athletic shorts, gym workout attire, and t-shirts. More information about our pool/spa policies can be found at on the UREC website: http://urec.wsu.edu/facilities/policies/#PoolPolicies. If you have any questions about our Swim Clinics, coaches or individual instruction please do not hesitate to contact Jared Lindorfer, Coordinator of Aquatics & Safety Education at jared.lindorfer@wsu.edu or 509.335.5407.
 
 

Registration Ends April 15

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course

Apr 20 - Apr 22 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[F] 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
[Su Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$200 - $225
 
 
Interested in becoming a lifeguard? Take this American Red Cross certification course now! This course teaches the duties, responsibilities and skills necessary to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Successful participants will be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid. Youth participants, under the age of 18, must complete the youth registration for this course. This registration is for adults who are 18 years or older. Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Shannon Posey at sposey@wsu.edu or 509-335-8208 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. Upon successful completion of the Lifeguarding course, each participant will receive an American Red Cross universal certificate, which is valid for 2 years and will be titled Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED.
 
 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course (Youth Registration)

Apr 20 - Apr 22 in Smith Gym Room 77 (Pool)
[F] 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
[Su Sa] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$200 - $225
 
 
Interested in becoming a lifeguard? Take this American Red Cross certification course now! This course teaches the duties, responsibilities and skills necessary to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Successful participants will be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid. This registration is for Youth (under 18 years). Prerequisite: *Minimum age of 15 before the last day of the scheduled class. *Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Participants may use front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. *Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds. *Tread water with hands under armpits for 2 minutes. Certification Requirements: Attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health-care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If a medical condition or disability exists that might prevent participation in the activities, or there are questions about fully participating in the Lifeguarding course, please contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Shannon Posey at sposey@wsu.edu or 509-335-8208 prior to the course. Refund policy: Full refunds will ONLY be given if a participant does not pass the prerequisites for the course or submits a refund request prior to the first day of the course. No refund will be given once the course begins. If the participant does not pass the class, no refund will be given. Upon successful completion of the Lifeguarding course, each participant will receive an American Red Cross universal certificate, which is valid for 2 years and will be titled Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED.