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Lifeguard Training class scheduled

The Brainerd Family YMCA will host a Red Cross Lifeguard Training class.

The course will meet Friday, Feb. 28 to Sunday, March 2, and Saturday, March 8 to Sunday, March 9.

A detailed informational flyer is online at or at the YMCA. Participants must be 15 years of age 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.

Register soon, class size is limited. The registration deadline is Feb. 13. Register online at, call in with credit card at 218-829-4767 or stop in the YMCA at 602 Oak St., Brainerd.

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

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