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A lifeguard must have a firm grasp of basic life saving techniques.
Valuable skill for careers in: Emergency Medicine
A lifeguard must be able to influence the behavior of large groups of people with an eye towards the safety of every individual.
Valuable skill for careers in: Security
A lifeguard must understand the rules of the swimming area and be able to enforce them with the patrons.
Valuable skill for careers in: Law Enforcement