American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
Renew Your Certification. Existing Lifeguards can renew their expiring credentials with this course.
fee includes the AMR Certificate fee.
Course Cancellation Policy
Full refund when cancelled more than 15 days prior to the course start date.
50% refund when cancelled 14 days prior to the course start date.
No refund when cancelled within 7 days prior to the course start date. $25 fee to Reschedule.
Currently certified Lifeguards, or those within 30 days past expiration, may participate in this Lifeguard Review Course to maintain certification. This course is held in a single day of 11 hours which makes a convenient but intense option to renew your certificate. If you have any concerns about maintaining your energy level though this long day this course may not be for you. We strongly recommend that you complete the Simulation e-Learning in order to refresh your knowledge.
11 am - 9:30 pm
Unless otherwise noted, our Lifeguard Courses are a Blended Learning, Intensive Course using a 3 session format indicated above.
The American Red Cross has canceled all Lifeguard courses until further notice due to safety and health concerns related to the Coronavirus.
Participants must be at least 15 years of age on or before the last course date.
Swim 300 yards continuously using crawl stroke or breaststroke, demonstrating rhythmic breathing. (Must swim with your face in the water)
2 minutes of treading water without using your hands. (Your head must stay above water)
Timed 10# brick retrieval in 8 feet of water. (20 yard swim, dive to retrieve object, swim 20 yards back - on your back - without your hands)
This is a blended learning course which means students must complete online coursework prior to, and between the class sessions.
Students must attend all course sessions and actively participate in skills practice
Students must successfully complete final skills and written testing at the end of Day 2 in order to gain Certification.
Certification is not guaranteed, success is based on demonstrating competency in all of the skills. We will not lower the American Red Cross bar for lifeguards in order to pass a course participation. No exceptions.