Lifeguarding & Recertification Classes
The YWCA Lower Cape Fear is proud to offer lifeguarding classes, as well as recertification classes in lifeguarding, first aid, and CPR/PR throughout the year.
The YWCA Lower Cape Fear is proud to offer five lifeguarding classes in February, March, April, May and June 2018.
Lifeguarding Class Cost: $275
The following items are needed for class:
- bathing suit
- lifeguard manual (provided by YWCA)
- snacks & water
- pocket masks (provided by YWCA)
The first class of each session meets poolside for a pre-test. The pre-test consists of a 300-yard swim, two-minute tread, and a deep-water dive to retrieve a ten-pound brick.
Individuals must be 15 years old to participate.
Four students are needed to conduct a class with no more than eight students.
The YWCA Lower Cape Fear is proud to offer recertification review classes for lifeguarding, first aid and CPR/PR three times a year between April and June 2018.
Recertification Class Cost: $150
These are 12-hour review classes lasting between 2 days. This is now the only option for recertification. If you have a pocket mask, please bring it with you to class. There will be a written and practical test for all re-certifications.
Classes are limited to 10 participants and four must be signed up to conduct class. Proof of current certification is required before beginning the class.