Interested in Becoming a Lifeguard?
If you are already a certified lifeguard please fill out an application via the Career Opportunities portal at the top of this page.
Are you interested in becoming a lifeguard, but do not have the required certification? Ask yourself can I swim ? If the answer is yes, sign up for a class.
If you have any questions please call 252-329-4043 or
American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
Ages: 15 & up
Strong swimming ability required
Become an American Red Cross Lifeguard. Course teaches the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies, CPR, First Aid and AED training. Pretest required, includes; 300 yard swim, treading and timed object retrieval. Must be age 15 by the last day of class. Fee includes $50 non-refundable deposit. This is a hybrid class; each student will need access to an electronic device and internet in order to complete the online portion.
When you look at the dates class runs like this.
First date is the pre test- you are only here for as long as it takes you to do the pre test.
You will have about a week and half to complete 10 hours of online training.
The in person sessions is the weekend dates. Class will be Friday night, ALL DAY Saturday and Sunday. Total of 24 hours.
ALL CLASSES ARE MANADATORY!
You cannot pick and chose dates, must be able to attend all the dates in each grouping.