Lifeguarding Course

 

If you’re looking for a great summer job or a challenging career that's in demand, the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program is the best place to start. Lifeguarding lets you work as part of a team to help people safely enjoy the water. You could even save a life! Learning is fun and easy.

 

Through videos, group discussion and hands- on practice, you'll learn rescue skills for use in the water and on land, first aid and professional rescuer CPR/AED training to help you prepare for an emergency, professional lifeguard responsibilities and surveillance skills to help you recognize and prevent injuries.

 

Prerequisites:

  • Swim 300 yards without stopping using both freestyle and breaststroke.
  • Swim length of pool to retrieve 10lb brink from bottom and hold the brick with both hands kicking on back to starting end in under 1:40.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes with no hands

 

Members $200 / Guests $225

 

(participants must attend every class and get an 80% or higher on written exams to receive certificate)

 

Two Class Options:

  • May 17th- 20th: 9am - 3pm
  • May 24th- 27th: 9am - 3pm

 

Registration is open now: Call 330-867-7850.

 

6 person max for each class