Lifeguard Training/Instructors

Lifeguard Training/WSI Training


Lifeguard Training/Lifeguard Training Instructors

Contact Information:
American Red Cross
1-800-RedCross (1-800-733-2767)

General Information:

LIFEGUARD TRAINING/LIFEGUARD TRAINING INSTRUCTORS
The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training provides the training instruction needed to become a Lifeguard.  If you are 15 years or older and would like to work at a swimming pool and are interested in becoming a lifeguard contact the American Red Cross for more information.   If you're not yet 15 years old, but are interested in becoming a lifeguard in the future, Junior Lifeguarding could be for you!   For more information regarding the training and dates contact the American Red Cross at 1-800-RedCross (1-800-733-2767) or website www.redcross.org/aquatics.
                
WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR COURSE

The American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Course provides instruction candidates the training needed to teach courses in the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program.  Minimum age is 16 years old and course time is approximately 30 hours.  So if you are interested in helping kids and teach them to swim, help children or adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. Qualified instructors can also help prepare swim coaches to prevent and respond to emergency situations.  For more information regarding the training and dates contact the American Red Cross at 1-800-RedCross (1-800-733-2767) or website www.redcross.org/aquatics.

CPR/AED 1st Aid Training:
Would you know what to do in a cardiac, breathing or first aid emergency? The American Red Cross provides training in Adult, Child, Infant CPR, First Aid and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) classes.  With an emphasis on hands-on learning, the class gives you the skills to save a life. Brand new simulation learning, an immersive online learning experience that allows you to make decisions (and mistakes) without fear, is now available followed by an in-person skills session. Free online refreshers are available with all course options. Learn today – save a life tomorrow.  For more information regarding the training and dates contact the American Red Cross at 1-800-RedCross (1-800-733-2767) or website www.redcross.org/takeaclass

 

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