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Ocean Lifeguard Certification Course Coming Up

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 14:11

East Hampton Town is offering an ocean lifeguard certification course on Monday and Wednesday evenings at Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett. The course, for those who plan to work as ocean guards, starts this Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and will conclude on Aug. 12. To take part, trainees must be at least 16 years old.

The cost for those getting certification for the first time is $165; recertification costs $65. Registration is at through the town Recreation Department.

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