PLEASE NOTE: This will be a blended learning class. You will get a link for the online portion of the class with a deadline to complete everything. In-water skills will be tested August 18, 19 and 20 from 5-8pm. The deadline to register is August 10, 2020.
This comprehensive Lifeguard, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid and AED class will prepare you for employment as a lifeguard. You must be able to complete a 300-yard swim non-stop using front crawl and breaststroke and one other timed swimming test to participate in the class.
Textbooks no longer are included in the cost of the class. Participants are responsible for ordering their own textbooks through Staywell or downloading a digital version before the first class. The name of the book needed is Lifeguarding Participant’s Manual (Rev. 1/12).
Please be sure to bring a notebook and pen, swim suit and towel, personal pocket mask and your textbook to every session. If you do not have a personal pocket mask, you may purchase one at the time of registration.
Participants must attend all classes and successfully pass skill tests and a written exam in order to be certified. Any class conflicts must be discussed with the instructor and approved prior to class.
Certification is through American Red Cross and is valid for two years.
Please note: No refunds will be issued if participants do not pass the class.
Ages: 15 years old and up
Member Fee: $160
Non-Member Fee: $200
Personal Pocket Mask Fee: $14 (if needed)
Location: Carlisle Family YMCA
Sessions: Online at your own pace / In-water skills testing August 18-20 from 5-8pm