Adventist Youth Honors Answer Book/Recreation/Lifesaving - Advanced
|Lifesaving - Advanced|
| General Conference
|| Skill Level 3
Year of Introduction: 1963
| Note: The editors of this answer book feel that there is an error in the official version of this requirement.
Normally advanced honors require earning the basic honor, but the official version of the requirements for this honor don't say this. Without the basic honor patch where will you place your advanced star? We feel this is an oversight and that logic and honesty dictates you earn the basic honor if you sew on the basic patch.
This Wiki has a page with instructions and tips for earning the Lifesaving honor.
1. Satisfactorily pass the Red Cross – Lifeguard Instructor or YMCA course equivalent.
This course will prepare you to teach life guarding to others. Contact your Red Cross or YMCA regional office to find out where you can take the required course. Expect to travel and pay for the course.