Swim Hard. Save Lives
Both the Sherwood Family YMCA and the Clark County Family YMCA offer Lifeguard Training and Certifications.
Prerequisite Skills for All Lifeguard Training Courses:
- Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing.
- Tread water for two minutes using legs only.
- In one minute, 40 seconds or less: Swim 20 yards, surface dive 7-10 feet to retrieve a 10 lbs brick and return to start without brick re-entering water.
Lifeguard Review Course
Successful completion of the course extends current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification for two years. Participants must present a valid Red Cross Lifeguard certification and bring a copy of their Lifeguard Participant Manual.
Lifeguard Training Course
Learn to keep people safe. Successful candidates will receive certification valid for two years. 100% attendance required.
Offered at the following locations
June 22-24 at the Clark County Family YMCA, view flier here.
Contact Angela Garner at 360.258.3837 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to sign up.