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Become a Lifeguard

Gain valuable skills. Save lives. Have fun.

Join the Y team to help save lives every day and gain valuable skills while you have fun! 

With your nationally recognized Y Guard lifeguarding certification, you can apply for a lifeguard position at any area YMCA!

Requirements:
Age: 16 and older
Cost: $175 (Course fee is reimbursed following 350 hours of YMCA employment.)
Must attend all 37 hours of course.
Prerequisites: Must pass a swimming competency test
Completion: Must pass a written test and a skills test

Register at your Y. Contact Lori with questions. 

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2/12-20 | Andover YMCA
  • 2/12: 2-4p | 2/16 & 17: 5-9p | 2/18 & 19: 9a-7p | (if needed) 2/20:10a-2p

3/13-22 | Andover YMCA
  • 3/13: 7-9p | 3/20-22: 9a-6p

3/13-19 | Northwest YMCA
  • 3/13: 5-9p | 3/17-19: 9a-6p

3/19-25 | Downtown YMCA
  • 3/19: 6-8p | 3/22: 1-8p | 3/23-24: 9a-6p | 3/25: 8a-1p

3/26-4/3 | Andover YMCA
  • 3/26: 2-4p | 3/30 & 31: 5-9p | 4/1st & 2: 9a-7p | (if needed) 4/3: 7-10p

3/31-4/6 | Downtown YMCA
  • 3/31: 5-9:30p | 4/1 & 2: 9a-6p | 4/4 & 6: 6-9:30p

4/10-28 | Newton YMCA
  • 4/10: 4-6p | 4/17: 4-8:30p | 4/19: 4-7:40p | 4/21: 4-8:15p | 4/24: 4-9p | 4/26: 4-8:15p | 4/28: 4-9:05p

4/26-5/6 | Downtown YMCA
  • 4/26: 6-9p | 4/29 & 30: 9-5p | 5/6: 9a-5p

5/31-6/5 | Downtown YMCA
  • 5/31: 9a-12p | 6/3: 9a-5p | 6/4 & 5: 9a-5p