Lifeguard Training 

Become a lifeguard, re-certify, or step up your aquatics game by becoming a Lifeguard Instructor!

Pre-Requisites for Lifeguard Training

  • Swim 300 yards continuously, using front crawl and breaststroke.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes without hands.
  • Swim 20 yards, submerge to 6-10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound brick, return to starting point, and exit pool in less that 1 minute 4 seconds.

Lifeguard, Lifeguard Review, and Lifeguard Instructor courses are also offered as private classes for groups. Contact Michael Nozak today to find out more about these options!

Lifeguard Course Schedule

Dates: TBD

Lifeguard Course Fees

CourseStudents Members Non-Members 
Lifeguard Training$100$150$175
Lifeguard Review/Recertification$60$75$100
Lifeguard Instructor$215$225$245
Lifeguard Instructor/Instructor Trainer Review$20$30$40
Lifeguard Instructor Trainer AcademyPlease visit your ARC Learning Center for details & registration

More Information

For questions or more information, please contact Michael Nozak, Interim Coordinator, Aquatics & Safety, at m.nozak@csuohio.edu.

PLEASE NOTE: Program registration ends one (1) week prior to the start date of each session.