(valid 2 years)
Upon completion of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies in addition to providing professional-level care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over.
- Must be at least 15 years of age on or before the last day of class
- Swim 300 yards (12 laps) continuously using freestyle or breaststroke
- Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs. Head must remain above the water.
- Complete the following event within 1 minute and 40 seconds: Swim 20 yards, retrieve a 10 pound weight from a depth of 7 feet, swim back 20 yards while holding the weight with both hands. Exit the water without using a ladder or steps. Goggles may not be used.
Trinity Wilson (verified owner) –
This course was so much fun! I had s great time learning and feel confident in my skills moving forward.
Sue (verified owner) –
So fun, indoor pool, cool people, saved lives
Edmund Monsour (verified owner) –
Instructors were good and course made sense.
Great course! The instructor was very nice
Lily Bell –
It was awesome!! I had a great time! Cant wait to be a lifeguard
Bella Milano (verified owner) –
Orchid and Isaac and the best lifeguard instructors! They make learning so enjoyable and have lots of energy. Would definitely recommend this class!
Jaclyn Khitikian (verified owner) –
Orchid and Isaac were excellent instructors who broke down the material in an easy way to understand. They allowed students to practice and master the skill before testing. Great experience!