Lifeguard Training

About Lifeguard Training

The Darien YMCA offers the most up to date and nationally recognized American Red Cross Lifeguard Training program. The course content and activities prepare lifeguard candidates to recognize emergencies, respond quickly and effectively to emergencies, and prevent drowning and other incidents.

Certifications included in this class include

  • CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (valid for 2 years)
  • First Aid (valid for 2 years)
  • Lifeguard Training (valid for 2 years)

Lifeguard Certification 
Fee for Lifeguard Certification: $360 Members, $525 Non-Members
Class Availability: 2020-2021 Dates

Feb. 18th – Feb. 21st 5:00pm -9:45pm
March 7th – March 20th
Tuesday 6 pm- 9:45 pm, Wednesday 5 pm to 9:45 pm, Thursday 6 pm – 9:45 pm, Friday 5 pm – 9:45 pm.
Apr. 6th- Apr. 9th 5:00pm – 9:45pm
May 11th- May 14th 5:00pm – 9:45pm
June 3rd – June 6th
June 10th – June 13th
Blended Learning Lifeguard course date: April 25
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Fee for Lifeguard Re-certification: $175 Members, $225 Non-Members

Saturday, April 18th, 8:30 am – 6:00pm
Feb. 29th, 5:00 pm – 9:45 pm

CPR – Full Course: Member: $60, Non- Member: $80

Feb. 15th, 10:30am-2:30pm