GREATER JOHNSTOWN COMMUNITY YMCA

100 Haynes Street, Johnstown, PA 15901 814.535.8381

Classes, Clinics, & Certifications

STROKE & TURN CLINIC

5 DAY STROKE CLINIC AGES 5 - 14
We are suggesting that any child that is signed up for the “Try it you’ll like it” program for the first week of swim team come to this clinic as an orientation to the competitive stroke.
DATE: 5/1 - 5/5
TIME: 5-6 pm
COST: Member $40/ Non-Member $80

PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS:
AGES 5 TO 13 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm
  • Be a current GJY Swim Team Member or plan on joining the swim team for the 2016 summer season.
    • Be able to swim the length of the pool using:

-Freestyle with rhythmic breathing

-Backstroke

-Knowledge of Breaststroke and Butterfly

 
LIFEGUARD CLASS (American Red Cross)


PRERQUISITES:
Must be 15 for ARC Lifeguard Class
                    
           Must have a social security number

                                 Parent’s permission is required if under age 18
                                Must pass Skills Pretest
SKILLS PRETEST: (Must Pass)
                                1. 300 Yard Swim
                                 2. Retrieve a 10 lb. object from a depth of 7 to 10 ft.
                                 3. Swim with a 10 lb. object for 20 yards
REQUIREMENTS: 100% Attendance

Cost: $300 MUST PRE-REGISTER AND PRE-PAY (Cost includes books, Lifeguard & Blood Borne  
Pathogen Certificates, Professional CPR, AED, Oxygen, and First Aid.

REGISTRATION: Date and timed to be announced. If interested give your name and number to the YMCA Front Desk. You will be notified with the details. Minimum of 6/Maximum of 12

 
American Red Cross - CPR/AED and First Aid Classes

You will receive an American Red Cross CPR/AED and/or First Aid Certification that is good for 2 years.
CPR/AED Certification – Cost: $80.00                     
First Aid Certification – Cost: $60.00
Both: CPR/AED and First Aid Certification – Cost: $140.00

Classes will be scheduled when 6 participants are interested in certification.

Days and times are subject to change due to program room availability. Please call or sign up at the front desk if you are interested.

 

 

Hours of Operation

M-F: 4:45 AM - 9:00 PM

SAT: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

SUN: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

(N0 admittance 15 minutes prior to close.)