Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Class, March 7-8, 14-15

A Lifeguard Certification Class at the Family YMCA.

A Lifeguard Certification Class at the Family YMCA.

The first of three Red Cross Lifeguard Certification courses at the Westport Weston Family YMCA this spring gets under way on Saturday, March 7. The four-session class continues on Sunday, March 8, and finishes the following weekend, March 14-15, 9 am to 5 pm each day.

This Red Cross Lifeguarding course emphasizes practical lifesaving skills and job-related responsibilities. Lifeguard Training, Standard First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer are included.

Participants must be at least 15 years old and able to swim 500 yards without goggles and tread water for 3 minutes. Must attend all dates and times. Please bring a bathing suit and a meal or snack.

Y Members: $325
Non-members $395

Please register at the Welcome Center desk or online HERE.

The next class will be held Apr. 18-19, 25-26; followed by a third course, May 16-17, 23-24.