FREE CLASSES FOR WSI CERTIFICATION

The Town of Rhinebeck is covering the cost of FREE Water Safety Instructor (WSI) training and certification for up to 10 people as well as management certification for the Aquatics Director. Applicants must be 17 or older to be eligible and must be able to work for the entire season (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day). We strongly encourage people of all ages to apply. Certification training will be held at the indoor pool at Bard College from 10am to 6pm on Saturday Feb. 16, Sunday Feb. 17 and Monday Feb. 18, 2019 (plus nine hours of online learning). Must be a good swimmer! Pre course: 25 yards of Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Butterfly, & Breaststroke. You MUST fill out a standard job application to apply for free certification, which can be found at the www.rhinebeckrec.com. Submit your completed application to recreation@rhinebeckny.gov. Contact the recreation director for questions: 518-256-0714.