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American Red Cross Lifeguard Class

American Red Cross Blended Learning Lifeguard Course  October 2023

Interested in having the skill to save a life? Or do you want to earn money working at the Southwest Allen Natatorium or other area pools? This course certifies you in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, and the AED which are all essential for a position as a lifeguard.

DATES:   Sunday, October 15, 7 am – 4pm

                Tuesday, October 17, 7:15 am – 3:15 pm

                Thursday, October 19, 9 am – 2:45 pm

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Thursday, October 5th, before 4 p.m. 

  • Participants must attend all classes. There will be no make up dates. 
  • Must have access to computer and internet
  • FEE: $215

To Register and get more info click on the link below:

PREREQUISITES: *At least 15 years of age before the last class
*1) Swim 300 yds. continuously using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both. Swimming on the back or side is not permitted. Swim goggles are allowed.

*2) Tread water for 2 minutes without support & without stopping. When treading, only the legs can be used. Candidates should place their hands under the armpits. The head must remain above the surface of the water.


*3)*Starting in the water swim 20 yds. using front crawl or breaststroke. The face may be in or out of the water. Surface dive feet first or head first to a depth of 7-10 ft. to retrieve a 10 lb brick. Return to the surface and swim 20 yds. back to the starting point with both hands holding the brick and keeping the face at or near the surface so they are able to breath. The candidates cannot swim the distance under water. Exit the pool in 1 minute and 40 seconds. Swim goggles are not allowed for this even.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Re-certification Class


FEE: $160

This Re-certification class will renew a lifeguard in his/her Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED certifications for 2 years.

Prerequisites: You MUST currently be certified as an American Red Cross Lifeguard.
To register click the link below:

Water Safety Instructor 
Basic Water Rescue 
Safety Training for Swim Coaches Courses

If you are interested in getting certified please contact Liz Story at 431-2585 or email for cost and dates that are convenient for you!

For additional information please call 431-2585.