SSL Certificate

Lifeguard course

american red cross certification

  • Dates: June 11 to 15, 2018
  • Times: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Cost: $350; includes CPR mask and 2016 textbook (PDF)
  • Location: Wellness Center at St. John's Prep
  • Register: Read on for prerequisites and course requirements, and then use the form at the end of this page to register.

Note! A prerequisite assessment must be completed before June 8. Please email Leandra Manos, Aquatics Coordinator, to schedule the assessment. Prerequisites are:

  • 300-yard continuous swim freestyle and breaststroke
  • 2 minutes of treading water in the deep end using only the legs
  • Timed task: swim 20 yards, retrieve a 10-lb brick in 7-10 feet of water, resurface, keep 2 hands on the brick at or above the surface of the water, kick 20 yards back to wall; climb out without using stairs or ladder; stand up. Task must be completed in 1 minute and 40 seconds.

To pass the course, participants must attend and participate in all classes, pass a practical final exam, and score at least 80% on two written multiple choice exams.

In order to participate in this course, each student must pass a pre-requisite assessment prior to June 8.​​​​​​​
Class times are 10:00am - 5:00pm daily. Attendance on all 5 days is required!​​​​​​​​​

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