Certification Courses

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION COURSE

Prerequisites: 300yd swim, 2 minutes treading water with no arms and 9ft dive to retrieve a 10lb brick.

This course offering is a blended learning and will have an online portion, classroom portion and an in-water skills section. Upon completion of the class participants will be certified in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED. Participants must be 15 years old to participate. Participants must bring swimsuit, towel, pocket mask and Lifeguard manual to every class. Manual can be purchased from the Red Cross or printed online from their website. Participants must attend all in person sessions and complete the online portion of the class prior to completing the course.

Participants must be registered at least 1 week prior to the class start date in order to ensure enough time to complete the online course work.

Classes may not run if there are not enough participants enrolled to complete the skill work requirements.

ALL CLASSES HELD AT THE DOWNTOWN YMCA

Ages: 15+

Session 1: February 7th 5:00pm-9:00pm; February 8th 5:00pm-9:00pm; February 9th 9:00am-6:00pm

Session 2: April 4th 5:00pm-9:00pm; April 5th 5:00pm-9:00pm; April 6th 9:00am-6:00pm

Session 3: May 2nd 5:00pm-9:00pm; May 3rd 5:00pm-9:00pm; May 4th 9:00am-6:00pm

Session 4: May 30th 5:00pm-9:00pm; May 31st 5:00pm-9:00pm; June 1st 9:00am-6:00pm

MEMBER FEE: $245

NON-MEMBER FEE: $300

 

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION REVIEW COURSE

This course is a re-certification class for American Red Cross Lifeguards who have a certification that is expiring. Water and land skills will be reviewed and tested as well as completing written exam.
CLASSES WILL BE HELD AT THE DOWNTOWN YMCA

AGES: 15+
DATE: April 7th • 1-6 PM
Y MEMBER FEE • $100

NON-MEMBER FEE • $130

REGISTER HERE