LIFEGUARDING

LEARN TO BE A LIFEGUARD

Becoming an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard is simple.

1. View our upcoming courses and be at least 15 years old by the last day of the course, listed below.

2. Be among the first 12 to take the $25 Swim Assessment (up to 30 days before the class begins) AND pay for the $150 course (all materials provided). Swim Assessments are available any time at all of our indoor pools. 

  • Demonstrate that you are able to swim 300 yards continuously, no stopping, using the front crawl and breaststroke.

 

  • Swim 20 yards, retrieve a 10-pound object from the bottom of the pool, swim 20 yards with the object and exit the pool without using the steps within 1 minute and 40 seconds.

  • Tread water with no hands for 2 minutes.

3. Attend all classes and successfully complete exams. This certification is valid for two years and is required to work as a lifeguard at all aquatics facilities in the U.S. certified by American Red Cross.

Upcoming Courses

LIFEGUARDING COURSE AT BATTERY CREEK POOL

4-CLASS COURSE

  • MONDAY, JULY 20, 9:00a - 2:00p

  • TUESDAY, JULY 21 9:00a - 2:00p

  • WEDNESDAY, JULY 22, 9:00a - 2:00p

  • THURSDAY, JULY 23 9:00a - 2:00p

DUE TO COVID-19, NO FUTURE CLASSES HAVE BEEN SCHEDULED AT THIS TIME. THIS PAGE WILL UPDATE AS FUTURE COURSES ARE ADDED.

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