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

Lifeguard Certification & Recertification

Watch for classes in Spring 2020!

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.

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


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

   Lifeguard Class:

  •  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