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Olathe Parks and Recreation 2013 Summer Activity Guide : Page 23

The class emphasizes professionalism; prevention, scanning, victim recognition, disease prevention and equipment based rescues CPR First Aid and A.E.D. certification is included along with textbooks and a CPR mask. Suc Because of equipment rental and subjects covered, attendance is mandatory and crucial to all sessions. PLEASE BRING SACK LUNCH Prerequisites-must pass the first night to go on in class. 1. Swim 300 yards continuously, using these strokes in the following order: 1. Swim 300 yards continuously, using these strokes in the following order: • 100 yards of front crawl using rhythmic breathing and a stabilizing, propellant kick. Rhythmic breathing to the side or to the front. • 100 yards of breaststroke. • 100 yards of either front crawl using rhythmic breathing or breaststroke. This 100 yards may be a mixture of front crawl and breaststroke. 2. Swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive to a depth of 7–10 feet, retrieve a 10 pound object, return to the surface, and swim 20 yards back to the starting point exiting within 1 minute 40 seconds. 3. Tread water for two minutes using legs only. DEADLINE: 1 WEEK PRIOR TO START DATE; MIN: 8 MAX: 20 POOL TIME LOCATION: MILL CREEK POOL -320 E POPLAR CLASSROOM LOCATION: CITY HALL -100 E SANTA FE 23377 ........ 8:30 am........5/28 ........Mill Creek .......... 1:00 pm........5/28 ........City Hall *Rain date: Saturday, June 1 AGES 15 & UP (MUST BE 15 BY END OF CLASS) FOUR 7 1/2 HOUR CLASSES $220/OLATHE RESIDENTS $200 SESSION DATES: *MAY 28 – MAY 31* MUST ATTEND ALL CLASSES TIME: 8:30 AM -NOON POOL TIME 12:30 PM -5:00 PM CLASSROOM LIFEGUARD TRAINING SNORKELING Snorkeling is one of the easiest, fun and most popular ways for your child to enjoy the underwater beauty of our lakes, streams and oceans. You will have fun playing games while learning snorkeling skills. Scuba Explorers classes are designed to give everyone a better understanding of the aquatic environment. We ensure your safety during the pool Learn proper skills such as, entries, exits, surface dives, proper mask clearing and equalization techniques. This class is a great preparatory class for our Open Water Scuba program. Attendees will need their own mask, snorkel and fins for class. If you wish to rent them, contact Leslie O’Neill at least two days prior to class with attendees shoe size and approx. head size (S, M, L). Rental Fee: $20 Waivers & equipment rental paid, the day of class & prior to jumping in the water. Please arrive 30 min early as we class will begin on time. (parents signature for attendees 18 years & under). Deadline: 1 week prior to start date. Min: 5 Max: 10 Location: Oregon Trail Pool, 23688 . . . . . . 8:00 am . . . . . . 6/29 . . . . . .Sat 23689 . . . . . . 10:00 am . . . . . 7/13. . . . . . .Sat AGES 5 & UP ONE -2 HOUR CLASS $33/OLATHE RESIDENTS $30* *note additional rental fee in description THE PADI DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING AGES 10 & UP (MUST BE COMFORTABLE IN THE WATER) ONE -2 HOUR CLASS $33/OLATHE RESIDENTS $30 Class materials will need to be picked-up at the recreation office prior to class. Snorkeling is one of the easiest, fun and most popular ways for your child tHave you ever wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to find out but are not quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course; this class will let you check it out, to see if you like it. This is not an actual scuba certification. You will learn how to use scuba equipment in shallow water and get a quick, easy introduction to what it’s like to explore the underwater world. There is nothing like breathing underwater for the first time. It takes a little getting used to; after all, we were not designed to do that! After a few minutes of awestruck wonder, most participants realize how easy scuba diving really is. The biggest challenge is getting students out of the water when class is over. Learn how easy it is to breathe and move comfortably underwater. The heavy equipment is weightless underwater! See how astronauts must feel in outer space! Learn the basic skills and safety rules that will carry over into your scuba certification course, should you decide to take the next step. Scuba Gear -a buoyancy compensator device (BCD), is the jacket that holds your scuba tank, a regulator to breathe from, instruments that monitor depth and air supply. $30 Snorkeling Gear the basic mask so you can see and fins to help you maneuver under the water.$20 Please bring the total equipment rental, $50 cash the day of class. Arrive 30 min early So we can begin class on time. (Parents signature required for attendees under age18 years) Take the next level up; Open Water Scuba Course within 30 days, Leslie will apply $50 toward your next class! Deadline: 1 week prior to start date. Min: 4 Max: 8 Location: Oregon Trail Pool, 23691 . . . . . . 10:00 am . . . . . 6/29 . . . . . .Sat 23690 . . . . . . 8:00 am . . . . . . 7/13. . . . . . .Sat *note additional rental fee in description 913-971-8563 www.olatheks.org/ParksRec P age 23 Aquatics

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