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Lifeguard Course Offerings:

Join the YMCA of Lansing staff to learn the lifesaving skills needed to be an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard! During this certification course you will learn rescue and surveillance skills, first aid, CPR/AED and other skills needed to work as a professional lifeguard. This Blended Learning Class allows participants to do the course work at home and the hands on with peers at the YMCA. 


Red Cross Lifeguard Class

A Blended Learning Lifeguard Certification Class will be offered on these weekends: 

April 14th, 15th, and 16th

May 13th, 14th, and 15th 

June 9th, 10th, and 11th 

Class includes First-Aid and CPR .

Ages:  15 and up, and must be able to swim 300yds non-stop, able to tread water for 2 minutes, and retrieve a brick from a 10ft deep pool. 

Members $150.00  Non-Members $250.00

Location:  Oak Park YMCA


For more information, please contact Theresa Sheridan at or Colin Norton at