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LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION

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ABOUT THIS CERTIFICATION

Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries, and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Valid 2 years.

Course Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age: 15 years.
  • Swim 300 yards continuously.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs.
  • Swim 20 yards then surface dive to a depth of 10 feet and retrieve a 10-pound object, goggles are not allowed. The candidate must then swim back to the starting point and exit the water without using a ladder or steps. This requirement must be completed in 1 minute 40 seconds.

Register HERE for classes. Fee $185

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 Lifeguard Certification Courses Schedule

 Dates

Certification

Days & Times

Location

Course Code

Feb 16 - Feb 18

Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 1)

FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)

North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive

24333

Feb 24

Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Review Course 1)

SAT (9am-6:30pm)

North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive

 24334

Mar 1 - Mar 3

Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 2)

FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)

North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive

 24336

Mar 15 - Mar 17 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 3)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)

North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive
 24337
Mar 22 - Mar 24 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 4)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)
North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive
 24339
Mar 25 - Mar 27 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 5)
MON (10am-7pm)
TUE (10am-7pm)
WED (12pm-4pm)
North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive
 24344
Apr 2 - Apr 4 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 6)
TUE (10am-7pm)
WED (10am-7pm)
THUR (12pm-4pm)

North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive
 24352
Apr 5 - Apr 7 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 7)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)

North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive
 24355
Apr 12 - Apr 14 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 8)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)

Clunie Pool
601 Alhambra Blvd.
 24359
Apr 19 - Apr 21
Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 9)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)

Clunie Pool
601 Alhambra Blvd.
 24361
Apr 26 - Apr 28 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 10)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)
North Natomas
Aquatic Center
2601
New Market Drive
 24362
May 3 - May 5
Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 11)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)
Clunie Pool
601 Alhambra Blvd.
 24363
May 17 - May 19 Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Blended Learning 12)
FRI (4pm-8pm)
SAT (10am-7pm)
SUN (10am-7pm)
Clunie Pool
601 Alhambra Blvd.
 24364

May 18

Lifeguarding/CPR-AED/First Aid
(Review Course 2)

SAT (9am-6:30pm)

Clunie Pool
601 Alhambra Blvd.

 24367