American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and Recertification Courses


Interested in a great summer job or challenging career as a professional lifeguard? Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you’ll learn teamwork, rescue and surveillance skills, First Aid and CPR/AED and other skills you need to work as a professional lifeguard.

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.


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.


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

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

Purchase Lifeguard Training Class


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

Purchase CPR Training Class

Lifeguard Classes Schedule