SERVING THE COMMUNITY THROUGH WATER SAFETY
HEALTH, WELL-BEING & FITNESS
Marion Family YMCA
If you pass the course and are hired by the Marion Family YMCA, you will be eligible for a refund of $100 of your fees. You will be eligible for a refund of $50 after you’ve worked for two months and worked at least 10 lifeguard shifts per month each of those months. You will be eligible for a refund of an additional $50 after four months of work if you’ve worked at least 10 lifeguard shifts during each of the four months.
Participants must complete the following Physical Competency Requirements to be eligible for certification:
Tuesday December 6th 3:30pm-4:30pm Swim Assessment
300 yard swim, 2-minute water tread using only legs, and a timed brick retrieval.
Participants are expected to bring a swim suit and be prepared to get in the water every day of class.
Online learning begins Wednesday, Dec. 7th and must be completed by Dec. 16th
In-person class times: Participants must attend ALL class dates and times to pass the lifeguard course.
Friday December 16th 4pm-8pm
Saturday December 17th 8am-5pm
Sunday December 18th 10am-5pm
This is a blended Red Cross Lifeguard Certification. 7 hours online learning, 20 hours in-person learning.
Participants must be 15 1/2 years or older by the first day of the class in order to take the course.
Class is open to a limited number of 12 participants.
Please refer any questions to the Aquatics Director, Andrew Franklin at firstname.lastname@example.org or