American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and Recertification Courses


Must be 15 years of age with a mature and dependable character. Candidates must be able to swim 300 yards continuously, using freestyle and breast stroke. Starting in the water, candidates swim 20 yards using the freestyle or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point while maintaining two hands on the object and exit the water without using the ladder or steps, within
1 min, 40 sec. Candidates must tread water for 2 minutes with legs only. Lifeguard candidates must attend every session listed by the facility. Attendance in the course does not guarantee Lifeguard certification. Candidates must  pass written & practical exams.

Class Details

Lifeguard Training
CPR for the Professional Rescuer
First Aid
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Certification is good for two years.
(Re-certify every 2 years in one short session)

You can find the manual HERE.
Go to scroll down to the bottom and click on Health and Safety Training & Education under the "WHAT WE DO" category. Then, simply select the link that says "Learn about Lifeguarding courses."

For more information and times contact our office (901) 729-8042.


Lifeguard Certification
Ages: 15+ Cost: $220
Members receive 20% off!

MARCH 6-9 | 9am-5pm
MARCH 13-17| 9am-5pm
MAY 22-26| 9am-5pm

Lifeguard Re-Certification 
Ages: 15+ Cost: $120
Members receive 20% off

MARCH 25| 8am-4pm
APRIL 29 | 8am-4pm
MAY 13 | 8am-4pm


Ages: 15+ Cost: $90
Members receive 20% off!

MARCH 18 | 8a-4p
APRIL 22 | 8a-4p
MAY 20 | 8a-4p