• American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course

    Recertification class is full

    Full course (MUST attend all dates/times below)

    Recertification (MUST attend only orange dates/times below)


    (Maximum class size:  10 full certifications and 4 recertifications)


    Full Class Session Fee:  $300

    Full Class Non-Resident Fee $350

    Recertification Session Fee:  $125

    Recertification Non-Resident Fee:  $150



    • Must be 15 years of age on or before the final scheduled session of this course.
    • Must successfully complete:
      • 300 yards of continuous swimming demonstrating breaststroke and freestyle
      • Swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet, retrieve 10 lb object, return to surface, swim 20 yards back to starting point with object
    • Must tread water for 2 minutes


    Instructor:  Nicola C. (Nikki) Whitlock 


    Tuesday, March 19th 7:15-9:00 Intro and preqrequisite test (pool)

    Thursday, March 21st 7:00-9:00 lifeguarding is prevention & rescue skills (classroom 124)

    Tuesday, March26th 7:15-9:00 rescue skills & providing care (pool)

    Thursday, March 28th 7:00-9:00 CPR & AED practical test first aid & breathing emergencies (classroom 124)

    Tuesday, April 2nd 7:00-9:00 First aid lesson with CPR/AED and first aid test, head, neck & back injuries (classroom 124)

    Thursday, April 4th 7:15--9:00 bakboarding & review:  water skills at the pool (pool)

    Tuesday, April 9th 7:00-9:00 CPR/AED and first aid/breathing emergencies with test for recertifiers (classroom 124)

    Thursday, April 11th 7:00-9:00 written test (classroom 124)

    Tuesday, April 16th 7:00-9:00 water test (pool)