22 South Beltline Hwy. East • P.O. Box 2423  •  Scottsbluff, NE 69363    •    308.635.2318

Lifeguard Certification & Recertification

The Scottsbluff Family YMCA offered a Red Cross Lifeguard training course in January but stay tuned for our next course.
These classes include Red Cross Lifeguard book and certification, the American Red Cross CPR certification for the Professional Rescuer (with AED) and First Aid Certification & pocket mask.  Must attend all classes to complete course.

March 24th, 2019 or April 22nd, 2019

(Check out information below)

Participant Details:

  • Participants must be at least 15 years old prior to start of class.
  • Registration Fee: $200
  • Recertification Fee:  $75
  • Held at the Scottsbluff Family YMCA

Prerequisites:

Must Be Able To:

  • Swim 300 yards of mixed strokes (freestyle & breaststroke).
  • Tread water for 2 minutes using legs only.
  • Swim 20 yards, surface dive 10 feet, retrieve 10 pound weight and swim 20 yards in 1 minute 40 seconds. Swim goggles are not permitted.

Important Dates

   First option for Lifeguard Class

  • March 24, 2019 – class from 12:30 – 6 pm
  • March 27, 28 & 29th – class from 5 – 9 pm
  • March 30, 2019 is test day  at 9 am (current lifeguards that need to update their certification)
  • Participants must attend all days to successfully complete course
  • Sack lunch, snacks, water bottle, swim suit and towel are required every day.

    Second option for Lifeguard Class

  • April 22, 2019 – class from 10 am – 5 pm
  • April 23, 24, 25 & 26th – class from 5 – 9 pm
  • April 27, 2019 is test day  at 9 am (current lifeguards that need to update their certification)
  • Participants must attend all days to successfully complete course
  • Sack lunch, snacks, water bottle, swim suit and towel are required every day. 

 

 

Class information

 

Contact Triniti Burgner for more information at (308) 635-2318