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American Red Cross Lifeguard Training 


The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over. This course combines class time and in-water skill sessions. Please see the lifeguarding fact sheet (PDF) for all prerequisites and course objectives.

Please note that:
  • Students must be 15 years of age by the last day of class.
  • Students must pass a pre-test during the scheduled test day.
  • A tablet or iPad is permitted for use during class.
  • Times: Fri, Jan 13: 5-8pm; Sat, Jan 14: 9am-5pm; Sun, Jan 15: 9am-5pm; Mon, Jan 16: 9am-5pm (Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend)
  • Instructor: Aquatics Staff
  • Location: PBG Aquatic Complex
  • REGISTER ONLINE or in person
Code Day  Date  Time R/NR Fee 
130801-1A Fri-Mon  Jan 13-16  see above $260/$280