Mar 24-25 Mar 24-25
Frisco, TX Southlake, TX
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American Red Cross Lifeguarding
All our classes are Blended Learning (a combination of online classroom and lecture and skill session instruction). Each certification class includes training in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR, AED, and Bloodborne Pathogens. This course provides participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. It covers: Care for victims of breathing emergencies, how Blood-borne pathogens are spread and how to help prevent, recognize, report and follow up on exposures incidents.
Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years by the last day of class
Swim 300 yards continuously using Freestyle & Breaststroke only.
Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs.
Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds.
Starting in the water, swim 20 yards.
Surface dive 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object.
Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to the starting point.
Keep both hands on the brick and your face out of the water.
Place brick on wall and exit pool without using the steps or ladder.
Passing Criteria: Students must meet the following criteria to pass the class
Take and pass all online classroom assignments before the first pool session
Participate in all Class activities
Pass all written tests with a minimum score of 80%
Show proficiency in all rescue, First aid, and CPR skills
Needed for class: The following items will need to be brought to the first day of class
Swim suit (one piece for women, trunks for men)
Goggles if needed for the swim test only
Change of clothes, comfortable athletic wear for classroom skills
Lunch or money for lunch (time will be provided for lunch each day, students may leave facility)
Items provided: The following items will be provided by North Star
All training Equipment
Pocket mask (participants to keep)
Lifeguard Manual (PDF for online classroom, physical book for class days)
A copy of our typical New Lifeguard Training schedule is provided below.
2 Day 3 Day
Day 1: 8am-7pm (may be 8pm if class is large) Day 1: 5pm-9pm
8a-9a - Swim Test 5pm-6pm - Swim Test
9a-12p - Classroom 6pm-9pm - Pool
12p-1p - Lunch Day 2: 8am-6pm
1p-5p - Pool 8am-12pm - Classroom
5p-7p - Classroom 12pm-1pm - Lunch
Day 2: 8am-7pm (may be 8pm if class is large) 1pm-6pm - Pool
8a-10pm - Classroom Day 3: 10am-6pm
10a-1p - Pool 10am-12pm - Classroom
1p-2p - Lunch 12pm-12:30pm - Lunch
2p-3p - Pool Skills review 12:30pm-3pm - Pool Skills Review
3p-5p - Pool Test 3pm-5pm - Pool Test
5p-7p - Written Test 5p-6p - Written Test
A copy of our typical 1 day Lifeguard Review (Re-Cert) Class schedule
Online Classroom opens 9 days prior to the first class session.
Day 1: 8am-7pm (may be 8pm if class is large)
8a-9a - Swim Test
9a-12p - Pool Sills
12p-1p - Lunch
1p-4p - Dry Skills
4p-5p - Pool Test
5p-7p - Written Test
A copy of our typical 1 day Waterfront Module Class schedule
Current Lifeguard Certification Required.
Day 1: 7am-2pm
7a-8a - Swim Test
9a-11a - Classroom
11am-1pm - Pool Skills
1pm-2pm - Written Test
| Date||Type||Format||Location|| Cost |
|Mar 18||Re-Cert||1 Day||Lewisville||$130||Mar 16 @ 5pm||N Winguard|
|Mar 24 - 25||New||2 Day||Southlake||$220||Mar 22 @ 5pm||Robison & Dobrovolsky|
|Mar 24 - 25||New||2 Day||Frisco||$220||Mar 22 @ 5pm||T Boyer & Mendoza|
|Apr 7 - 8||New||2 Day||The Colony||$220||Apr 5 @ 5pm||Nicholson & TBD|
|Apr 8||Re-Cert||1 Day||The Colony||$130||Apr 6 @ 5pm||TBD|
|Apr 14 - 15||New||2 Day||Frisco||$220||Apr 12 @ 5pm||TBD|
|Apr 20 - 22||New||3 Day||Dallas||$220||Apr 18 @ 5pm||Nicholson & TBD|
|Apr 21 - 22|
|2 Day||White Settlement||$200||Apr 19 @ 5pm||TBD|
|Apr 21 - 22||New||2 Day||Southlake||$220||Apr 19 @ 5pm||TBD|
|Apr 21 - 22||New||2 Day||Belton||$220||Apr 19 @ 5pm||T Boyer & L Boyer|
|Apr 28 - 29||New||2 Day||Lewisville||$220||Apr 26 @ 5pm||Nicholson & TBD|
|May 5 - 6||New Shallow|
|2 Day||White Settlement||$200||May 3 @ 5pm||TBD|
|1 Day||White Settlement||$120||May 4 @ 5pm||TBD|
|May 5 - 6||New||2 Day||The Colony||$240||May 3 @ 5pm||Nicholson & TBD|
|May 6||Re-Cert||1 Day||The Colony||$130||May 4 @ 5pm||TBD|
|May 12||Waterfront||Live||The Colony||$50||May 10 @ 5pm||Nicholson|
|May 18 - 20||New||3 Day||Dallas||$220||May 16 @ 5pm||TBD & TBD|
|May 19 - 20||New||2 Day||Southlake||$220||May 17 @ 5pm||TBD|
|May 19 - 20||New||2 Day||Belton||$220||May 17 @ 5pm||T Boyer & L Boyer|
|May 26-27||New||2 Day||Lewisville||$220||May 24 @ 5pm||Nicholson & TBD|
|May 30 - 31|
|2 Day||White Settlement||$200||May 28 @ 5pm||TBD|
|Jun 2 - 3||New||2 Day||Southlake||$220||May 31 @ 5pm||TBD|
|Jun 3||Re-Cert||1 Day||Southlake||$220||June 1 @ 5pm||TBD|
|Jun 30 - Jul 1||New||2 Day||Southlake||$220||Jun 28 @ 5pm||TBD|