ARC Full Lifeguard Course

The UB Aquatics program is introducing the American Red Cross Blended Learning Lifeguarding Program. This course combines online knowledge acquisition and in-person water, first aid and CPR/AED skills training. Building on the same knowledge and skills as our traditional in-person only training, the course trains lifeguards to act with speed and confidence in emergency situations both in and out of the water.

BLG 3:  This course is full.
Saturday, 4/3/21 (pretest) 3-5 pm
Monday, 4/5/21 12-5 pm
Tuesday, 4/6/21 12-5 pm
Wednesday, 4/7/21 12-5 pm
Thursday, 4/8/21 12-4 pm

BLG 4: This course is full.

 Sunday, 4/11/21 (pretest) 12-2 pm
Sunday, 4/18/21 12-6:30 pm
Sunday, 4/25/21 12-6:30 pm
Sunday, 5/2/21 12- 6 pm

COST:  $200 Includes hip pack, whistle and pocket mask. 


LOCATION: Alumni Arena Natatorium, North Campus


Requirements (Refund available if not met)

  • Participants must be 15 years old on or before the final scheduled session of the course.
  • Swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. 
  • Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs.Retrieve a 10 pound object from a depth of 7 feet within 1 minute and 40 seconds.

Requirements (No Refund available if not met)

  • Success Candidates must be present for all 6 classes. 
  • Must receive an 80% on both multiple choice exams.All participants must successfully complete all physical requirements with respect to lifeguarding skills.
  • All participants must exhibit professionalism at all times during the course.


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