All classes are taught as blended learning, with online course work to be completed before your in person session(s).
LIFEGUARD TRAINING: AGES 15 & OVER:
Online: 7 Hours & In Person 18.5 Hours
The American Red Cross lifeguard training and certification are imperative to the process of getting hired on as an official Red Cross lifeguard. Our detailed training includes both testing of hands-on skills as well as comprehension on written tests. The certification, which includes First Aid, CPR and AED training, is valid for two years upon completion and is accepted nationwide. The American Red Cross is the most respected source for training and certification of this kind.
Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over.
LIFEGUARD REVIEW & RECERTIFICATION
In Person 8 Hours & No online
An abbreviated Lifeguarding course that briefly reviews course information and allows practice of skills and knowledge before testing.
Current certification in Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED is required to participate in the review course. Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED which is valid for 2 years.
ADULT & PEDIATRIC CPR/AED & FIRST AID
2.5 Hours on Online & 1.5 Hours in Person
This course will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies involving adults, children and infants and meets OSHA/workplace requirements. This is a blended learning course including an online portion and an instructor-led classroom skill sessions.
BASIC LIFE SUPPORT FOR HEALTH CARE WORKERS
1.5 Hours Online & 2 hours in Person
Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Red Cross is designed for healthcare providers and public safety professionals and meets a variety of certification and licensing requirements.
Our BLS curriculum includes all standard scientific learning objectives necessary in professional resuscitation courses, but also allows students to develop their critical thinking, teamwork, and clinical decision-making skills, and work on reflection and debriefing, which serves to strengthen their overall learning and work experience. In addition, our courses are modular and flexible, and offer medical directors, educators and Red Cross training partners the ability to tailor courses to their local protocols, and their students' specific needs.
ADULT CPR/AED ONLY
1 Hour Online & 45 Minutes in Person
This course will prepare you to recognize and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults and meets OSHA/workplace requirements. This is a blended learning course including an online portion and an instructor-led classroom skill session .The online portion must be completed prior to attending the in-class portion and must be taken on a PC or tablet with a high speed Internet connection. Allow approximately 1 hour 5 minutes to complete the online portion. Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a digital certificate for Adult CPR/AED valid for two years.
SAFETY TRAINING FOR SWIM COACHES
1 Hour Online & 3 Hours in Person
For students without a lifeguard certification If you have a Lifeguard Certification, you just need to do the online class via the Red Cross website ($25).
Individuals who are interested in taking Safety Training for Swim Coaches should complete the Safety Training for Swim Coaches - Online Content Only course. This course includes web-based delivery of content and an online exam.
National coaching governing bodies including USA Swimming and Y USA require swim coaches to demonstrate in-water skills.
Available upon request.