American Red Cross Lifeguard Course
Designed for individuals interested in becoming a Lifeguard or for former American Red Cross Lifeguards whose certification expired before they were able to recertify. In house American Red Cross Certified Instructors not only train lifeguards but also GUARANTEE JOB PLACEMENT upon successful completion of the course with Aquatic Management Group. To guarantee job placement, applicants must setup and have an interview with Aquatic Management Group before completing the course. This is a 30 hour course that usually takes place over 2 consecutive weeks. Special courses are offered during the week and over holidays. This course will include the following certifications:
- 2 year Lifeguard and First Aid Certification
- 2 year CPR/AED Certification
The Prerequisites include:
Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs. Swim 300 yards continuously using a combination of breast stroke and front crawl.
Swim 20 yards and retrieve a 10lb object at 8ft deep. Then swim back 20 yards to the wall while keeping both hands on the object in less than 1 minute 40 seconds.
Instructor will contact each student prior to the course date with location information. For more details contact our office 919.600.4117
What to bring:
Classroom Days: Pen/pencil, notepad, snacks/drink.
Pool Days: Swimsuit, towel, goggles, snacks/drink.
Cost: $265.00 (pay by cash, check or credit card)
All Payments are due 10 days prior to course.
Want to schedule your own personal Lifeguard Course with us? Contact us today to find out how. Ask about our payment plans if you need assistance in paying for the course.2017 COURSE SCHEDULE
Lifeguard Course Fact Sheet