Water Safety Instructor Course

Water Safety Instructors Training

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

General Information:

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.