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Lifeguard Certification - American Red Cross

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification

Interested in a great summer job or challenging career as a professional lifeguard? Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you’ll learn teamwork, rescue and surveillance skills, First Aid and CPR/AED and other skills you need to work as a professional lifeguard.

Successful completion results in a 2-year certification in Lifeguarding that includes first aid, professional-level CPR and AED in one certificate. Digital certificate available upon successful completion of course.

All students MUST complete the Lifeguard Pre-Assessment in order to attend full class:

  • 300 yard swim test
  • A 10 lb. brick test
  • Be able to tread water for 2 minute

Register online…

pdfView/Download The American Red Cross Lifeguarding Manual(35 MB)

Ages: 15+
Dates: Spring Class 1: March 23 and 24
Spring Class 2: May 4 and 5
Time: TBA
Location: Dye Natatorium pool, 400-B South Snyder (directions)
Cost: $38 pre-course online module
$150 Lifeguard Certification Class
Recertification: May 12
Time: TBA
Cost: $38 pre-course online module
$90 Lifeguard Recertification Class
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