Participants will work with trained Healthy Heart Ambassadors for the duration of the
four-month program. During this time, participants will be encouraged to:
Participants will record their blood pressure readings using an easy-to-use, self-selected
tracking tool. The Y will provide options for participants who need a home blood
The Tiffin YMCA offers certifications through the American Safety and Health Institute(ASHI) for the following:
The YMCA is pleased to offer CPR and First Aid classes to your business on site or at the YMCA. Please contact Krisite Drown at firstname.lastname@example.org or 419-447-8711 to set up dates and times.
LIFEGUARD Certification (16 years and older) and YASA (14+ years of age)
Participants must be 16 years of age by the completion of the class to be certified as a Lifeguard, 14 years of age by the completion of the YASA class to be certified as a YMCA Aquatic Safety Assistant (YASA).
YASA is a great way to introduce lifeguarding to those who want to becaome lifeguards at 16 and want to see what responsibilities are required of lifeguarding.
All participants must pass a swim test in order to complete the course.
Certifications received at the end of the course will include: CPR, First Aid, and Oxygen Administration from the American safety and Health Institute, and Lifeguarding or YASA.
Class fees include a book, fanny pack, and CPR mask.
100% class participation is mandatory - no make-up classes wil be held or offered..