American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

Program Information

Online and classroom program that enhances essential learning of the principals of being a lifeguard. Course begins with participation in an 8-hour online course and continues with instructor led skills and water work in the classroom. Learn rescue skills, first aid, CPR/AED, and professional lifeguard responsibilities.

Successful completion of this course will certify you in Lifeguard Training, First Aid, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, and Emergency Oxygen, all for 2 years. Lifeguard Training with Title 22 course, will certify you in all of the above plus First Aid for Public Safety Personnel for two years
Lifeguard Training3
  • Age 15+
  • Wackford Aquatic Complex, Blue Heron Room
  • $195
***Must register by 'Class Closes' date and have completed on-line work by 'Start Date' ***
Online information will be emailed out the day after 'Class Closes' date


  • 2-minute treading water
  • Brick retrieval in 7 feet of water
  • Pre-course swim test of 300 yards
You can view the YouTube video “CSD Aquatics ARC Lifeguard Prerequisite” for more information.
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Lifeguard Training with Title 22

Session Class Closes Start Date Class Dates Days Class Time
#16418 March 28 April 6 April 6-9
April 10
9:00 am-5:30 pm
9:00 am-4:00 pm


Registration starts December 17, 2019. You can register online or in person at one of our facilities.

Lifeguard Positions Available

(Deadline: Early April 2020)
View the job description and apply online. Applicants need to be 15 years of age and have completed American Red Cross Lifeguard Training. Classes fill quickly so enroll today!
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