Bethlehem Press

Friday, July 28, 2017
“How do they advertise? Do they just go word of mouth, or do they put it in the newspapers or on the Internet? Do they check with the Red Cross for newly certified CPR training certificates? Santiago Leon Allentown “How do they advertise? Do they just go word of mouth, or do they put it in the newspapers or on the Internet? Do they check with the Red Cross for newly certified CPR training certificates? Santiago Leon Allentown
“Lower the age limit.” Jenn McDonald Freemansburg “Lower the age limit.” Jenn McDonald Freemansburg
“Have some kind of incentive. If you fulfill so many hours over the summer let it count to community service as well, or possibly earn a discounted membership at the YMCA.” Lyn Boger Freemansburg “Have some kind of incentive. If you fulfill so many hours over the summer let it count to community service as well, or possibly earn a discounted membership at the YMCA.” Lyn Boger Freemansburg
“I don’t know why the interest isn’t there. Is it because of the pay? Is it just a lack of interest? Perhaps kids are just too busy with other things.” Debbie Marinelli Bethlehem “I don’t know why the interest isn’t there. Is it because of the pay? Is it just a lack of interest? Perhaps kids are just too busy with other things.” Debbie Marinelli Bethlehem
“Maybe increase their pay, or try to direct it more toward high school students who have the summer off, or offer free certifications.” Angelica Rodriguez Catasauqua “Maybe increase their pay, or try to direct it more toward high school students who have the summer off, or offer free certifications.” Angelica Rodriguez Catasauqua
“I guess increase their pay.” Kawaunna Waldron Catasauqua “I guess increase their pay.” Kawaunna Waldron Catasauqua

People Say

Monday, July 10, 2017 by Dana Grubb in Opinion

How do you think cities like Bethlehem can attract more certified lifeguards to staff pools in the summer?