The Y is for Healthy Living

The Y supports thousands of youth, adults, and families by providing guidance and resources needed to achieve greater health and well-being for their spirit, and body.

Lifeguard Training

 

This program allows individuals to become certified lifeguards. It includes lifeguard, first aid and CPR/AED certification. Prerequisites for the course: Must be at least 15 years old and be able to swim 300 yards continuously showing breath control and rhythmic breathing. Candidates may swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both but swimming on the back or side is not allowed. Tread water for two minutes using only the legs. Complete a timed event within 1 minute and 40 seconds.

Upon successful completion of these classes, participants may apply for an aquatics position within the YMCA.

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION CLASS

Ages:

15 years and older

Date(s) &
Time(s):

Future classes TBD

Registration:
Cost:


$220-facility member
$250-community member

Please make sure you provide an accurate email address at the time of registration as there will be some online pre-course work required. We will email this information to participants.