Lifeguard Training

The Lifeguard course is for training those who wish to be lifeguards at swimming pools only.

Lifeguard Training/CPR Cost

The cost for the Lifeguard Training course is $250.00 per participant and includes the lifeguard training instructor manual.  Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. CPR for the Professional Rescuer recertification is $80.00.  CPR recertification participants are expected to provide their own rescue mask.  Register early to ensure your choice of classes.


  • Be at least 15 years old.
  • Swim 300 yards continuously using each of the following strokes for at least 100 yards each:  crawl, breaststroke.
  • Swim 20 yards using front crawl or breast stroke; surface dive to a depth of 7-10 feet; bring a 10-pound diving brick to the surface; and swim back with the brick holding it with both hands while keeping one's face above water (timed 1:40)

Lifeguard Training Class Schedule

Lifeguard Training Dates 2014

LG I: March 10 - March 20

>CPR class for LG I Class: March 15

LG II: April 7 - April 17

>CPR class for LG II Class: April 12

LG III: May 5 - May 15

CPR class for LG III Class: May 10

*classes meet from 6:00pm – 9:00pm Monday – Thursday*

If you have questions, please call (910) 893-1353 or e-mail

Click Here for printable application


Aquatics Center
Montz Burckhardt
Assistant Director Recreational Svcs
(800) 334-4111 x:1353

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