Registration is now open! Members and non-members can register at Program Registration or by contacting any YMCA Welcome Center.
This course will strengthen your lifeguard skills and train you to teach lifeguard certification courses. Courses include Lifeguarding, Shallow Water Lifeguarding, Aquatic Attraction Lifeguarding, Waterpark Skills, Waterfront Skills, CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Bloodborne Pathogen Training. Participants will earn an American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification valid for 2 years upon successful completion of the course.
• Possess a current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
• Be at least 17 years old
• Complete a Lifeguard Instructor online course
Saturday, April 18, 9am-6pm Waukee
Saturday, April 25, 9am-6pm Waukee
Sunday, April 26, 9am-6pm Waukee
Must attend all sessions
Registration Deadline March 15.
Member Fee $225 Non-Member Fee $250
Refunds will not be given if you have not completed your online coursework by the beginning of the first classroom day. Refunds will not be given in the event you are unable to complete the prerequisites, you do not successfully pass the course, or you fail to unregister prior to the first day of the course.
Please bring a swim suit, towel, lunch, snacks, meals and own drink each day. Short meal breaks will be offered.
Financial assistance does not apply to lifeguarding courses.