Lifeguarding Courses

Lifeguarding Courses

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Courses:

Lifeguard Certification

Please note that there must be a minimum of 5 people registered for the course.

Course Information

The American Red Cross Lifeguarding classes are designed to teach you not only the basics in water safety but also the proper protocol when dealing with any emergencies around water. The Red Cross blends both traditional lecture style along with crucial hands-on training in order to teach you effective techniques to deliver prompt care to those in need. Learn how to respond safely and efficiently to water emergencies with lifeguard classes from the American Red Cross.

A 2 year certification in Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED is issued upon successful completion of our training and coursework. A digital certification is available upon completion.

Course Pre-Reqs

o   Must be at least 15 years of age

o   Must pass the swim test on the Friday evening of the course weekend; swim test includes 300 yard swim, brick retrieval in 1 minute and 45 second (no goggles) and a two minute tread without the use of hands

Spring Sessions:

Session 1: March 29th-March 31st
Registration: March 11th-March 22nd

Session 2: April 26th-April 28th
Registration: April 8th-April 19th

Session 3: May 17th-May 19th
Registration: April 29th-May 10th

Full Certification courses run Friday - Sunday.
Friday: 8:15pm
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 10am-6pm

Full Course  Price
Rowan Student $100
Member $200
Non-Member $250

Lifeguard Recertification

Please note that there must be a minimum of 3 people registered for the course.

Lifeguarding review classes are designed to help you update your skills while also extending your certification for another two years. The Red Cross also offers review courses, for those whose certification is still valid (or within 30 days of expiring) while allowing you to continue to work without a lapse in verification.

Session 1: April 20th
Registration: April 1st-April 12th

Please note that this course will run from 8:30am-3pm due to the Easter holiday.

Session 2: May 11th
Registration: April 22nd-May 3rd

Recertification classes take place on Saturdays from 10:30am-6:30pm.

Full Course  Price
Rowan Student $75
Member $100
Non-Member $125

Registration through campusrec.rowan.edu.

Instructions for online registration:

  1. Go to campusrec.rowan.edu
  2. If Rowan Student: login with Banner ID. If Non-Rowan Student: Click sign up and create a new user account.
  3. After you sign in/create account you will be redirected to the home page.
  4. Select the certifications tab to see all available programs.
  5. Select Lifeguarding Certification. Select summer session and click register.
  6. Complete online sale.

If you have any questions, please call our Assistant Director of Aquatics, Taylor Mullens at
856-256-4958 or email mullenst@rowan.edu.

Please note: Class must have a minimum of five people registered for the course to run. The class will be cancelled due to low enrollment; those registered can opt for a full refund or transfer in to the next available course.