The Y is the areas premiere lifeguard training center, running classes and programs to certify or re-certify lifeguards year round. Successful course completion involves both written and practical examinations.
AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARDING
American Red Cross Lifeguarding classes are for adults or young adults age 15 and over. There are prerequisites for the class which include swimming 300 meters of breaststroke, freestyle or a combination of both, treading water for 2 minutes without hands, swimming 25 meters, retrieving a 10 lb brick from the deep end of the pool and getting out of the pool without using a ladder or stairs. Course includes CPR for the Professional Rescuer/AED, Bloodbourne Pathogens, Emergency Oxygen Administration and Standard First Aid. Successful course completion involves both written and practical examinations. Please note that payment for the class does not guarantee certification and there are no refunds for failure to pass the class.
Classes are periodically scheduled for Lifeguard re-certification. A currently valid lifeguarding certificate is required when enrolling in this class.
Red Cross Adult & Child First Aid/CPR/AED
First Aid, CPR, AED class is a great way for an member of our community (age 15+) to learn how to save a life and react approrpriately to emergencies.
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Lifeguard Training - Full Course
LIfeguard Training - Full Course - Blended Learning
Blended Learning lifeguard training classes provide 7 hours of online coursework to be completed prior to entering the classroom. This will enable the in-person lifeguard training sessions to be held in a shorter amount of time.
Upon registration, you will receive a detailed email from the program coordinator with a direct link to the coursework. You will be asked to print a completion record at the end of the 7 hours of online training.
Lifeguard Training - Recertification
Red Cross Adult & Child First Aid/CPR/AED (15 yrs+)