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Safety Classes

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Safety Classes

Online Registration

Online Registration

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.

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. Session times and locations may vary based on pool availability. This is a hybrid class; each student will need access to an electronic device and internet. Candidates are required to provide their own transportation to Washington, NC on Sunday session of course for deep water training. Weekday classes are 5:30-8:30pm, Saturday classes are 8:00 am-5pm and Sunday classes are 10am-7pm.

401034.01          Wednesday–Wednesday   April 14-21

401034.02          Wednesday–Wednesday    May 12-19

Fee $175

 Registration due 10 days prior to start of class


American Red Cross Lifeguard Recertification

Lifeguard recertification review class. Candidates must most possess current or recently expired (within last 30 days) American Red Cross Lifeguard certification. Pre-test is required and candidates will be notified prior to class for scheduling. Pre-test consists of; 300 yard swim, treading and timed object retrieval. Resuscitation mask and proof of current certification required for class. Fee includes $50 non-refundable deposit. 

301035.01        Sunday                                        February 20            11:00 AM - 7:00 PM   

401035.01        Sunday                                         March 28                 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

401035.02        Monday & Tuesday               May 10-11              4:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Fee $100

Registration due 10 days prior to start of class