AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD & CPR TRAINING PROGRAM | Ocean County YMCA
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AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD & CPR TRAINING PROGRAM

Everyone interested in registering for an American Red Cross Lifeguard Course must complete and pass the Mandatory Pre-Test.

MINIMUM AGE IS 15, PROOF OF AGE IS REQUIRED TO TAKE PRETEST.

Lifeguard Training

2-year certification in professional lifeguarding with first aid/CPR for the professional rescuer.

All candidates are required to bring legal documentation for proof of age to the first day of class. Females must wear one piece bathing suit.

Mandatory pretest Monday, April 4th, 4:30-5:30pm.

After passing the pretest, please visit or call the Welcome Center to register for training.

Class dates:

  • Friday, April 8th, 5:00pm-9:00pm
  • Saturday, April 9th, 8:00am-4:00pm
  • Sunday, April 10th, 8:00am-4:00pm

Fee is $285 for Members; $350.00 for Non-Members

Lifeguard Recertification

2-year recertification in professional lifeguarding with first aid/CPR for the professional rescuer.

MUST BRING PROOF OF CURRENT LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION. Females must wear one piece bathing suit.

Registration deadline is April 15th. Online course work must be completed by start of class.

Class date:

  • Wednesday, April 20th, 7:00am-5:00pm

Fee is $150 for Members; $205 for Non-Members; $47 for Y Staff

Please contact the Welcome Center at 732-341-9622 extension 0 to register.

Waterfront Certification

2-year certification in waterfront lifeguarding.

MUST BRING PROOF OF CURRENT LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION.

Registration deadline is April 19th. 

Class date:

  • Tuesday, April 19th,  11:00am-5:00pm

Fee is $100 for Members; $120 for Non-Members; $26 for Y Staff

Please contact the Welcome Center at 732-341-9622 extension 0 to register.

 

Lifeguard Training

2-year certification in professional lifeguarding with first aid/CPR for the professional rescuer.

All candidates are required to bring legal documentation for proof of age to the first day of class. Females must wear one piece bathing suit.

Mandatory pretest Thursday, May 12th, 4:00-5:00pm.

After passing the pretest, please visit or call the Welcome Center to register for training.

Class dates:

  • Friday, May 20th, 4:00pm-9:00pm
  • Saturday, May 21st, 8:00am-4:00pm
  • Sunday, May 22nd, 8:00am-3:00pm

Fee is $285 for Members; $350.00 for Non-Members

Red Cross CPR/first aid for the professional rescuer.

Contact azschack@ocymca.org for more information and to schedule a mandatory pretest.

 

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