American Red Cross Lifeguard & CPR Courses

2019 LIFEGUARD CLASSES AND LIFEGUARD PREPARATORY CLASSES

 

2019 LIFEGUARD PREPARATORY CLASS

This class offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. each day is for people age 15 or older who need to improve their swimming skills before taking a lifeguard class. Topics covered will be the prerequisites for the lifeguard courses, technique tips for freestyle, breaststroke, and side stroke, and building up endurance and strength.

  • Session 1: January 8th – January 17th
  • Session 2: April 2nd- April 11th

Pre-registration Cost: $50. Day of Registration: $60.

2019 LIFEGUARD AND WATERFRONT LIFEGUARD CLASSES

  • Session 1: Tuesdays and Thursdays, January 22nd – February 14th: 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. each day
  • Session 2: Monday – Friday, February 18th – February 22nd (winter break): 9:00a.m – 4:00p.m
  • Session 3: Monday – Friday, April 15th – April 19th (Spring Break): 9:00a.m – 4:00p.m
  • Session 4: Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 30th – May 23rd: 4:00p.m – 8:00p.m each day
  • Session 5: Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 28th – June 20th: 4:00p.m – 8:00p.m each day
  • Session 6:  Monday – Friday, June 24th – June 28th (Summer Break): 9:00a.m – 4:00p.m
  • Session 7: Tuesdays and Thursdays, September 18th – October 10th: 4:00p.m – 8:00p.m each day

Pre-registration cost for Lifeguard Class: $300. Waterfront Lifeguard Class: $350.

Day of registration cost for Lifeguard class: $325. Waterfront Lifeguard Class: $375.

Fee includes: 30+ hours of instruction, membership to the CRC for the duration of the class, lifeguard manual, CPR Face shield, and a Lifeguard, CPR-PR and First Aid certification.

2019 Lifeguard and CPR-PR Recertification Class

Each class is 9:00a.m – 5:00p.m

  • Saturday, February 2nd
  • Saturday, March 30th
  • Saturday, May 18th
  • Saturday, June 8th
  • Saturday, September 7th

Cost for Recertification Classes:

CPR- PR only: Pre-Register: $65.00. Day of $75.00.

Lifeguarding with First Aid/ CPR-PR Recertification: Pre-Register: $100.00. Day of Registration: $115.00

 

Youth scholarships are available to youth ages 15 to 18.

For more information or to arrange special private group Red Cross Classes: 

Call 845-586-6250 or email: Aquatics@catskillrecreationcenter.org