Basic Water Rescue

Program Information

This American Red Cross course provides parents, foster care and day care workers, teachers, and pool owners the information and skills necessary to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies. This course does not provide all information or skill work to be certified as a lifeguard or CPR training.

If you are interested in receiving this training, the CSD Aquatic Staff will work with groups of 4 or more to organize a training catered specifically to your group. If you are an individual interested in receiving this training please call 9164055600 to be added to the Interest List. Classes will be offered by trained American Red Cross Instructors.
  • Age 12+
  • Wackford Aquatic Complex
  • $50
Comfortable in chest deep water

Scheduling Information
Session Class Date Day Time
Please bring with you a swim suit, towel, change of clothes, note pad and pen to each class. Snacks and water/drinks are optional. Books and materials will be provided at class.


See our Activity Guide for the latest classes. Register online or in person.