Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Class

Recognize, Respond, Rescue

Get your certification early and be first in line for the summer jobs!

Prerequisites :

Mandatory swim test includes: 300 yard swim front crawl or breaststroke continuously, jump in and swim 20 yards to retrieve and return a 10 lb. brick from 7-10 ft of water, tread water with kicks only for 2 minutes.  Attendance mandatory at all session dates and 15 years old by the date of the last class.  

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Upcoming Class Dates

Central Y

March 16th-18th

April 27th-29th

May 11th-13th

June 1st-3rd

Fees: 

  • Members: $185
  • Program Participants: $240

Contact Candace Hyde with questions at chyde@gastonymca.org or call 704.865.8551.