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AMERICAN RED CROSS

LIFEGUARD  & LIFEGUARD REVIEW CERTIFICATION COURSES

 

The Courses will meet as shown below.

All courses are Blended Learning. (A portion of the classroom learning will be e-learning at home, while all skills will be conducted at the YMCA).  Participants must attend all days/times for the course .  E-learning link will be emailed upon registration for the course.  Please bring printout of e-learning completion to first class.

 Pre-requisites for the Full course:

· Minimum age is 15.

· Pass the following pre-requisite swim test (given on Saturday, September 20th 10:30am-12noon.

· Swim 300 yards (12 lengths of our pool) using either Freestyle or Breaststroke or a combination of both.

· Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs:

· Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds:

· Starting in the water, swim 20 yards

· Surface dive, feet-first or head-first, to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object

· Surface and swim 20 yards on back with both hands holding object

· Exit the water without using a ladder or steps

Participants in the Review Course must present current Lifeguard/CPR/AED/First Aid on the 1st day of class.

ALL Course Fees:  $50 non-refundable registration fee.  This reserves your place in the course.  Those who pass pre-course swim test then pay the remaining course fees shown below. 

FULL COURSE:      Member:  $125   Non-Member:  $150

REVIEW COURSE:  Member:  $50    Non-Member:  $125

Full Course #1

9/23/17 -  10/8/17

  • Saturday 9/23: 11:30 am Swim Test
  • Friday 10/6:      4 pm-9:30 pm
  • Saturday 10/7:  9 am-5 pm
  • Sunday 10/8:  9 am-5 pm

Full Course #2

12/16/17—12/29/17

  • Saturday, 12/16:  11:30 am
  • Wednesday 12/27:  9am-5pm
  • Thursday 12/28:  9am-5pm
  • Friday 12/29:  9am-1pm

Review Course #1

9/9/17

  • Saturday
  • 9/9/17
  • 9:00 am-5:00 pm
  • This is a renewal course only.  Must be currently certified Red Cross Lifeguard to attend

Review Course #2

12/26/17

  • Tuesday 
  • 12/26/17
  • 9:00 am-5:00 pm
  • This is a renewal course only.  Must be currently certified Red Cross Lifeguard to attend