American Red Cross Lifeguard Training
In order to register for lifeguard training, students must be 15 years old on or before the last day of the scheduled course. All participants must pass a pre-test on the first day. You may find the pre-test described below.
Blended Learning @ Juanita
Fall schedule TBD
Successful Class Completion
All students must:
Attend and participate in all class sessions
Demonstrate competence in all required skills and activities
Demonstrate competence in all required final rescue skill scenarios
Pass both the Section 1- CPR/AED and First Aid for the Professional Rescuer and Section 2- Lifeguarding final written exams with a minimum grade of 80%
300-yard continuous swim, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Candidates may swim freestyle, breaststroke or a combination of both. Swimming on the back is not allowed. Goggles may be worn during this portion of the pre-test.
10-lb. brick retrieval from the bottom of the pool (7 - 10 ft. depth) - This test includes swimming 20 yards, retrieving the brick from the bottom, swimming the brick back 20 yards, and climbing out of the pool without using the ladder or steps, in under 1 minute and 40 seconds.
2-minute water tread without the use of your hands. Hands are to remain under the armpits, on your shoulders, or in the air.
$225 (includes book and CPR mask)
Lifeguard Review Course
Safety Training for Swim Coaches
$45 (not including American Red Cross online content fee)
JUANITA AQUATICS CENTER
10601 NE 132nd St Kirkland, WA 98034
17535 NE 104th St Redmond, WA 98052