Lifeguard & CPR

Lifeguard & CPR

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At the Y, we know that a big part of keeping our communities well is keeping them safe. We offer several training and certification courses in an effort to make and keep our communities safe, not just inside of our walls. Offerings include:

  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches
  • First Aid & CPR for groups and businesses
  • Swim Officials Training¬†

We Offer Courses at These Locations

Waukee Family YMCA

210 N. Warrior Lane Waukee, 50263 Get Directions 515-987-9996 Branch Hours
MON: 5 am - 9 pm
TUE: 5 am - 9 pm
WED: 5 am - 9 pm
THU: 5 am - 9 pm
FRI: 5 am - 8 pm
SAT: 6 am - 6 pm
SUN: 8 am - 4 pm
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Wellmark YMCA

501 Grand Ave Des Moines, 50309 Get Directions 515-282-9622 Branch Hours
MON: 5 am - 9 pm
TUE: 5 am - 9 pm
WED: 5 am - 9 pm
THU: 5 am - 9 pm
FRI: 5 am - 8 pm
SAT: 7 am - 4 pm
SUN: 9 am - 4 pm
Learn More

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