Red Cross Lifeguarding
Lifeguarding is an important lifesaving skill in every community. Complete a lifeguarding course available this at the Stowe YMCA with possible employment opportunities upon completion. The participant will receive life guarding, first aid, CPR for the professional rescuer, and Automated External Defibrillator.
Prerequisites — Mandatory swim test includes—300 yard swim (front crawl and breast stroke), jump in and swim 20 yards to retrieve and return a 10 lbs. brick, tread water with feet only for 2 minutes. Attendance mandatory at all session dates and 15 years old by the date of the last class.
Upcoming Sessions Available at the Stowe Family YMCA
Cost: Members – $185.00, Program Participants – $240.00
Classes also available at the Central YMCA.
2017 Lifeguard classes
March 22nd – 24th 4:00 pm-9:00 pm and March 25th 9:00 am-5:00 pm
April 17th – 19th 9:00 am – 5:00 pm each day
May 17th -20th (17, 18, 19 4:00-9:00pm, May 20 9:00-5:00pm)
June 7th- 9th (June 7 4:00-9:00pm June 8 and 9 9:00-5:00pm)
Lifeguard Review Classes
These class are for certified Lifeguards that need to renew their Lifeguard, First Aid and CPR certification. This is a one day class.