ARC Lifeguard Instructor Course

The purpose of the Instructor Course is to train instructor candidates to teach the Red Cross Lifeguarding, Shallow Water Lifeguarding, Waterfront Skills, Waterpark Skills, CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers, and Bloodborne Pathogens Training: Preventing Disease Transmission courses and/or modules. Instructor candidates will also become familiar with Junior Lifeguarding, Lifeguard Management, Safety Training for Swim Coaches and Basic Water Rescue.

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

LOCATION: Alumni Arena Natatorium, North Campus

PARTICIPANT LIMIT: 6 MAX


Requirements (Refund available if not met)

  • Participants must be 17 years old on or before the last day of the instructor course.
  • Possess one of the following:
    • A current American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED
    • A current American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid and either an American Red Cross certificate for CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer or an American Red Cross certificate for CPR/AED for Lifeguards
    • An equivalent certificate from another organization
  • Successfully complete the In-Water Pre-course Session
  • Successfully complete the online Orientation to the Red Cross
  • Successfully complete the online Orientation to the Lifeguarding course
  • Successfully complete the online Lifeguarding Instructor Pre-course Exam (80% or better)

Requirements (No Refund available if not met)

  • All participants must attend every class. (Any participant that misses a class will not receive certification. No exceptions, no refunds.).
  • All participants must achieve 80% or better on all written 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. (Inappropriate behavior will result in dismissal of the course. No exceptions, no refunds.)

This course is full.


LGIF 1:

Monday, March 22, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

Monday, March 29, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

Monday, April 5, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

Monday,April 12, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

Monday, April 19, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

Monday, April 26, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

Monday, May 3, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

Monday, May 10, 2021  6:30-9:30 PM

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