Pretests will be conducted on the first day of class.
- Minimum age of 15.
Able to swim 300 yards continuously.
Able to swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 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.
Able to tread water for 2 minutes using only legs.
- Goggles are optional, but they may not be used during the object retrieval.
Men are required to wear swim trunks with a tie waistband.
Women are required to wear a one-piece, or a T-shirt/rashguard over a two-piece.
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