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Training Classes for Explorers, Location 30986 Calle San Diego SJC 92675 * COURSES ARE A MUST TO BE A EXPLORER*

*June 7th, Saturday at 8:30 am to 10:30 am

Training course: A class in professionalism taught by Tina Trujillo Nabor. How to prepare your self for a interview. How to present one self in a interview. Tina Trujillo Nabor I’m so excited to teach this class of valuable information that will make job searching fun and easier for everyone! This class will give a BIG jump start to getting THAT job you want!

*June 21st, Saturday at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Training course: A class in CPR and First Aid taught by David Groos. Learn the proper Technics to administer CPR and First Aid. SAVE LIVES    You will receive a certificate from  american heart and lung cpr .

*June 28th Saturday at 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Training course: Bully Buster trainer class taught by Ryan Foland. AKA Ryan the Lion. Learn to spot a bully and also the victim of the bully. Learn some reason why a bully bullies some one. Learn how to help diffuse the  bullying situation. This is a great tool in leadership. Bully Buster USA certificate will be awarded on completion.

*July 1st Tuesday  at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the SJC library

Training course: Learn Google Drive class taught by Adi Gomez. Great Opportunities use’s Google Drive software to manage letter writing within GO and to possible Donors. We will also show how to use spread sheets and our data base.

*July 8th, 9th &10 at 8:30 am to 10:00 am at Capo Villas pool 1

Training course: How to teach swimming to Beginners, Intermediate & Advance class taught by Eric Groos C.O.F. Tuesday we will focus on teaching Beginning swimming and what special Technics to use to make the student comfortable in the water. Wednesday, the Intermediate class will cover basic propulsion though the water.  On Thursday will be the Advanced class. We will go over stroke refinement,diving & treading water. That  same class will also discuss how to build aquatic endurance.

July 12th & 13th at 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at Capo Villas 1 park

GO’s registration day for Swim Class & Beach Program registration. Adi Gomez will be in charge for registration process and setting up work groups. Explorers that have completed all 5 training courses we *take a exit interview. The goal of the interview is to see how GO can improve the training. Also to see the knowledge retain by the Explorers.

July 22nd,23rd,24th,29th,30th,31st August 5th,6th,7th,12th,11th & 13th. Every Tuesday,Wednesday & Thursday for 4 weeks

Swimming Class at 8 am to 10 am, 4 x 1/2 hour classes. Kids will be taught in four pools in the Capo Villas neighborhood. There will be 4 types of classes taught Beginners, Intermediate,Advanced & Aquatic Strength & Endurance.

Beach Program will meet at 10:00 am on the corner of Del La Vista and Calle San Diego and depart from there then return approximately at 5:00 pm. “THE OCEAN BEGINS AT MY FRONT DOOR”

September 20th is Coastal and Creek Clean Up at Los Rios Park at 8 am to 1 pm

December 6th at 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at Capo Villas 1 park GO’s Christmas Party  & 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm Explorers Fund Raiser

The first event is for the younger members of GO. We set up booths with fun project, games and give away prizes. Then in the early evening the Explorers and Lifeguards will have a booth at the Down Town San Juan Capistrano Christmas Tree Lighting. We will have a fund raiser of Christmas items to raise moneies for future projects.