American Red Cross Lifeguarding

Please note this class is at capacity and is currently waitlist only.

Learn how to effectively prevent and respond to water emergencies with the American Red Cross lifeguard training. Our courses are designed to arm you with the skills and knowledge to prepare you for a variety of scenarios in and around the water. With our lifeguard training, you will learn how quick response times and effective preparation are vital to being a lifeguard while also understanding the crucial elements in helping to prevent drownings and injuries.

The American Red Cross lifeguard training and certification are imperative to the process of getting hired on as an official Red Cross lifeguard. Our detailed training includes both testing of hands-on skills as well as comprehension on written tests. The certification, which includes First Aid, CPR and AED training, is valid for two years upon completion and is accepted nationwide. The American Red Cross is the most respected source for training and certification of this kind.

This is a blended learning course with an online component that must be completed prior to the first in-person class session on May 27th. Upon registration you will be sent a link to access the course through the American Red Cross Learning Center.

Cost is $200 for members, $250 for non-members. Last day to register is Thursday, May 20th.

Sign up here!

Hourly Schedule

Thursday May 27th

4pm - 9pm

Friday May 28th

4pm - 9pm

Saturday May 29th

9am - 4pm

Sunday May 30th

9am - 4pm


Thursday - Sunday, May 27 - 30 2021


1200 Edgewood Drive. Rochester, NY 14618


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