Accidents happen all the time, so be prepared to help by completing one of our first aid certification courses. Available for members and non-members, our certified instructors will take you through all of the steps to get your certification.
Available courses will be listed below with the ability to register. If no courses are listed, the next session has not been scheduled yet.
LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION & RECERTIFICATION COURSE
DATE: OCTOBER 20 - 22
CERTIFICATION & RECERTIFICATION TIMES:
Friday October 20th: 5pm-8:00pm – Swim test-beginning of overview/rules
Saturday: October 21st: 8:00am-6:00pm (30-minute lunch) water skills/classroom work
Sunday October 22nd: 8:00 am-5:00pm (30-minute lunch) water skills/classroom work
Form of class; Blended for Certification: which means there is an online portion that needs to be completed before class starts on Friday October 20th. In-Person for Recertification.
Participants 15 years or older can take the course. Maximum 10 participants, minimum 4 participants.
Location: Newton YMCA Pool and Conference Room
The online portion will take about 6-7 hours. Registration deadline is October 20th. The online portion link will be sent to the email used at sign up.