Earn a Lifeguard Certification at the YMCA and develop skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to emergency situations in and around the water. Offered in two types of sessions, the Lifeguard Certification course is for the new participant while Lifeguard Renew is for existing Lifeguards to maintain their credentials. Partipants may also be interested in CPR/First Aid/AED courses.

 

Lifeguard Certification

Earn you Lifeguard Certification at Redlands Y!

Location: Redlands Y
Ages: 15.5+
Dates: Feb 24-26, Mar 24-25**, Apr 7-9, May 12-14, June 2-4, July 14-16, Aug 4-6, Aug 25-27
Times: Fri 4:00pm – 9:30pm, Sat 9:00am – 6:00pm, Sun 9:00am – 6:00pm
Fees: $165/$180/$200

Prerequisite: Must be able to swim 300 continuous yards using freestyle and breaststroke, swim 20 yards with a 10 pound brick, and tread with legs only for 2 minutes.

**The March 24-25 session will be a blended eLearning course. Participants will receive an email 2 weeks prior to class with eLearning materials to be completed by class start date on March 24. 

A non-refundable deposit of $50 is due at registration.

Lifeguard Review

Renew your Lifeguard Certification at Redlands Y!

Location: Redlands Y
Ages: 15.5+
Dates: Apr 21-22, May 26-27, June 16-17, July 28-29
Times: Fri 5:00-9:00pm, Sat 9:00am-6:00pm
Prerequisite: Must currently be a Certified Lifeguard. If your certification has expired, you must retake the entire certification course. Must be able to swim 300 continuous yards using freestyle and breaststroke, swim 20 yards with a 10 pound brick, and tread with legs only for 2 minutes.