March 5, 2018, 4:00 PM - March 10, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Maynard Aquatic Center
This class has prerequisites.
Class participants must be able to:
* Swim 300 yards without stopping.
* Tread water for 2 minutes with hands out of the water.
* In under 1 minute and 40 seconds, lifeguard candidates must be able to swim 25 yards and surface dive to a 13ft depth, retrieve a 10lb brick, hold it with both hands while swimming it back 25 yards, and get out of the pool.
Additional competencies require good communication, teamwork, listening, and a can-do attitude.
March 10, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Thataways Youth Center
Ages: 12 and up recommended
The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and Burlington Recreation & Parks presents the Hunter Education Course. The course is designed to promote the safe handling of firearms and archery equipment, teach responsible, ethical conduct by hunters, education sportsmen in the various methods and the proper use of equipment harvesting game, and endorse the importance of wildlife management laws and regulations. Participants will receive their Hunter’s Safety Certification and badge after passing a written exam. For more information or to register visit www.ncwildlife.org. Participants must be registered.