Lifeguard Corps – Skudin Swim

Lifeguard Corps

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The mission of the Skudin Swim Lifeguard Corps is to guard pools and beaches in order to mitigate accidents and prevent unnecessary loss of life. The Lifeguard Corps is led by our Capt. Woodward L. Skudin who served as United States Marine Corps Infantry Platoon Commander from 2013-2017.

Over the past 2 years the Lifeguard Corps has guarded the public for Nassau County at Nickerson Beach Park and The City of Glen Cove at Prybil and Morgans Beach. The Corps is capable of Lifesaving anywhere within Long Island. The Corps actively recruits men and women of integrity with mental and physical discipline capable of rescues in all conditions.

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Lifeguard General Orders

  • I will guard by post until properly relieved
  • I will maintain vision while constantly scanning my zone
  • I will treat everyone with a professional respect
  • I will continually train and rehearse for all scenarios
  • I will enforce rules and document offenses
  • I will respect the rank of the Senior Lifeguard

Lifeguard Expectations

  • Honest and truthful, does not lie, cheat, steal nor tolerates those who do
  • On time, in uniform, sober and clear-minded
  • Uniform worn appropriately acting polite and professional to all patrons
  • Understand individual role and responsibility in Emergency Action Plans
  • Physically Fit and mentally tough
  • Constant surveillance on post
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