National Lifeguards are
highly skilled and trained individuals. To become a lifeguard you
must be 16 years of age and have Bronze Cross and Standard First
Aid certifications. See the chart for the
In drownings of teens 15-19 years of age, 96% (in relevant
situations) were not wearing a PFD and 41% had consumed alcoholic
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