Interested in becoming a lifeguard at the Y? Spears Family YMCA is offering a lifeguard class in April!

Class Includes
YMCA Lifeguard, ASHI BLS, First Aid, and Oxygen Administration Certification, CPR mask, fanny pack and whistle with lanyard.

Program Dates and Times
Friday, April 17th, 5-9 pm
Saturday, April 18th, 11 am-5 pm
Sunday, April 19th, 12-6 pm
Friday, April 24th, 5 pm-9 pm
Saturday, April 25th 11am-5pm
Sunday, April 26th, 12 pm-6 pm

Prerequisite Swim
All participants must complete the Physical Competency Swim prior to registering for the class. See Physical Competency Swim Requirements on the details form. To schedule this swim you can contact Laura Brown, Aquatics Director, at 336.387.9622.

Fee
$250 for Members
$300 for Potential Members
Registration Ends April 5th

There must be a minimum of 4 participants for us to offer the class. The Cap is 10 participants. If you drop out, miss class, or cannot pass the written exams or in-water skills for any reason, your money will not be refunded.

Important Information

  • Participants must be 16 years of age or older to attend class. All participants will be required to complete 8 hours of online training prior to the course.
  • You must attend all classes, receive 80% or better on all written exams, successfully perform all practical skills, successfully demonstrate strength and maturity to be a YMCA lifeguard to prevent accidents and also respond to emergencies through classroom and pool scenarios.


Please bring a swimsuit, towel, and any food you wish to eat during the training. There will be no time to leave the Y to pick up food.

Details          Registration Form