Lifeguard Instructor Review

Lifeguard Instructor Review

American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Review – Version r.2017

The Lifeguard Instructor/Instructor Trainer review course is the required course for all Lifeguard Instructors and Instructor Trainers to re-certify. During this course, Lifeguard Instructors and Instructor Trainers will participate in an in-water practice and polish skills session with their peers and a classroom-based review of Red Cross administrative policies and procedures.

Lifeguard Instructors and ITs may also choose to attend a brief “test out” session following this course to gain a basic-level Lifeguarding certification. (see optional certification below)

Lifeguard Instructor Review Outline

Must be a currently certified Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor or Lifeguard Instructor Trainer

Upon completion of the review, the Lifeguard Instructor or Lifeguard Instructor Trainer certification will be renewed for 2 years.

Lifeguard Instructor Review Dates

Registration Date Schedule Fee Location
Sold Out Feb 19, 2017 Sun 7:30am-3:00pm $145 110 Lamplighter, Irvine, CA 92620
Canceled Apr 9, 2017 Sun 7:30am-3:00pm $145 110 Lamplighter, Irvine, CA 92620
*Additional classes will be offered in late 2017*

Lifeguard Certification – Optional Add-on

Instructors who wish to achieve a basic-level lifeguarding certification to work as a Lifeguard will have the option to “test out” at the conclusion of the Lifeguarding Instructor Review course. Instructors/ITs who choose to attend the “test out” session and successfully complete all basic-level course requirements will earn an American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED certification, valid for 2 years.

This “test out” session includes:

  • Lifeguarding precourse skills evaluation
  • Lifeguarding course final skills scenarios
  • Two final written exams (CPRO/First Aid and Lifeguarding Skills)

Fee: $125

How to sign up: Register for the add-on during the LGI Review class

What to Bring to Class

  • Current (valid) Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certificate in the r.2017 program
  • Printed Registration Form
  • Printed Class Syllabus
  • Lifeguard Instructor Manual r.2017 (hard copy)
  • Lifeguarding Manual r.2017 (digital or hard copy)
  • A swim suit, towel, and dry comfortable clothes
  • Adult and Infant CPR pocket masks (may be purchased at class for $25/set)

Program Policies

Class Transfers – The LGI  review class transfer fee is $50 and registered participants are required to submit a Transfer Request online at least 48 hours prior to the original class date. Training must be completed within 60 days of the original class date.

No Refunds – Training/class fees are nonrefundable and No refunds will be issued once fees have been submitted. In the event that a participant is unable to pass the prerequisites or final exams the participant may transfer to a class at a later date (if available). If a participant is absent from any scheduled class days or times, the participant will not be offered a transfer or refund of any kind.

No Visitors – Only registered participants are allowed on the pool deck or in the classrooms during training. All visitors including parents must wait in the parking lot.

Cancelled Classes – Safe Swim reserves the right to cancel classes as needed. In the event a class is canceled registered participants will be offered a transfer to a different class free of charge or a full refund of the training deposit.