The primary purpose of the American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED program is to help participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies. Participants learn the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and whether to call for advanced medical care.
The instructor will communicate via email of training location.
Wear comfortable clothing, as you will be asked to move about the room and perform skills on the floor. Bring a snack and water.
Become a lifeguard! All prospective participants should register for the American Red Cross Lifeguard class at the Y. Tryout consists of: 300 yard swim using freestyle or breast stroke, 25 yard brick retrieval and 2 minutes of treading without using hands.
Cost (No Refunds):
- Tryout Registration: $25.00
- Lifeguard Class: Y– Member: $170.00; Non– member: $210.00
Days and class times vary based on instructor availability.
Lifeguarding review classes help you update your skills while also extending your certification for another two years. Have a copy of your valid or recently expired (with notification of extension).
Completion of Blended learning modules and chapter review questions required to participate. Participants must bring a fanny pack and a CPR mask to class.