Certification Courses

  The American Red Cross Blended LIFEGUARD course will prepare participants to make appropriate decisions about the care to provide in an aquatic emergency and a medical emergency. Will provide the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services arrive.

HOW TO REGISTERREGISTER ONLINELifeguard Manual

 

  • Course Cost

  • Course Offerings

  • Course Schedule

  • Prerequisities

 

The American Red Cross Blended WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR (WSI) course must be successfully completed to teach swim lessons. The course covers skills and trains candidates to successfully teach the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety program.

HOW TO REGISTERREGISTER ONLINEWSI MANUAL

 

  • Course Cost

  • Course Offerings

  • Course Schedule

  • Prerequisites


CERTIFICATION COURSE FAQs

  • When can I register?

  • Do I register online, over the phone or in person?

  • If I have registered for a course but can no longer attend can I receive a refund?

  • If I do not meet the prerequisites for the lifeguarding course as outlined by the American Red Cross am I eligible for a refund?

  • If I already hold a certification in CPR or Lifeguarding can I skip that portion of the class?

  • What is the difference between blended learning and the regular course?

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Emma Reeners Assistant Director, Aquatics ereeners@fgcu.edu (239) 590-7701

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