Become a Lifeguard!!
to the American Red Cross!
April 7-9 at THS
April 21-23 at THS
May 12-14 at The Summit
1. You must be able to swim 300yds, nonstop, only using the front-crawl and the breast-stroke. (Goggles are suggested for this part)
2. You must be able to swim 20yds, dive 10-12ft to retrieve a 10lb brick, and swim 20 yards back holding the brick with both hands in 1:40. (Sorry, no more goggles)
3. You must be able to tread water for 2 minutes without the use of your hands.
4. You need to have a valid, working email account with access to the internet in order to comlete the Blended Learning
The class fee paid to City of Temple is $165* and includes a pocket mask and a USB with a digital Lifeguard Manual, and hands on training from experienced instructors.
The certification fee is $35 and will be paid to the American Red Cross when you sign-in for the online portion of the class.
*Work for us and have the $165 fee waived!!
Once you preregister for the course, you will be emailed a link that will take you to the online portion of the class. Expect this to take around eight hours to complete. You will need to provide a course completion certificate at the beginning of your Lifeguarding course in order to continue. Please bring a swim suit, towel, and plenty of water and snacks for the day.