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!

Age: 16 and older
Cost: $250 (reduced to $175 for those pre-qualified to work at the Y and reimbursable after clocking 350 hours as a Y lifeguard)
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. 

2018 Lifeguard Certification Courses

June 22-July 1 | Downtown YMCA

  • June 22: 4am-7pm
  • June 23: 9am-7pm
  • June 24: 9am-2pm
  • June 25: 5pm-10pm
  • June 29: 4pm-9pm
  • June 30: 9am-2pm
  • July 1: 9am-2pm