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Lifeguard training class offered at Brainerd YMCA

The Brainerd Family YMCA will host a Red Cross Lifeguard Training class course Friday-Sunday, Nov. 8-10, and Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 16-17.

A detailed informational flyer is online at or stop at the YMCA.

Participants must be age 15 by the first class. Upon completion of the course, participants will have gained general knowledge of lifeguarding and will be qualified to lifeguard at most facilities.

Course includes CPR for lifeguards, first aid and AED training.

Cost, including instructor manual, is $225. Class size is limited. Registration deadline is Oct. 25.

Register online at, call 218-829-4767 or stop at the YMCA at 602 Oak St., Brainerd. 

For more information, contact Jane at 218-829-4767 or

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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