Lifeguard Training Los Angeles
Lifeguard Training Prerequisites
Lifeguard Training participants must be at least 15 years old, able to swim 300 yards (12 lengths of a 25 yard pool) without stopping using front crawl and breaststroke, tread water for 2 minutes using legs only, and retrieve a 10-lb brick from 7 feet deep and swim 20 yards with the weight, using legs only and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute 40 seconds. Lifeguard Brick Test Video
Lifeguard Certifications Issued
American Red Cross certifications in Lifeguarding, First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer – all valid for 2 years.
Lifeguard Training Classes in Los Angeles
Each class number represents a complete training course. You must attend all dates and times for the class number you register for.
Lifeguard Training Dates: Los Angeles classes have been cancelled
What to Bring to Class
Bathing suit and towel, a pen or pencil, paper for notes, lunch or lunch money, a meal break will be offered on full-day training days, duration and time of breaks will be determined by the instructor. CPR pocket mask, or participants may purchase a mask at the class for $20.
NO REFUNDS will be issued once course 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.
Need help or more info?
For more information visit our Lifeguard Training Facts page or contact our Training Support Team at 949-420-0804.