ARC Lifeguard Course Schedule & RegistrationTriangle Area (Raleigh, Durham & Cary)
AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING:
All Charlotte Safety Training Lifeguard Certification and Recertification courses are offered in Blended Learning Format. There is approximately 7 hours of online training to be completed prior to first day of class. Students will receive an email confirming completion from the American Red Cross and will be required to present proof of completion to their instructor during check in. For more information and to access the online training, CLICK HERE.
All American Red Cross Lifeguarding courses require participants to successfully complete 3 pre-requisite swim tests. Swim Tests will be given on first day of class. Further information on pre-requisite swim tests can be found HERE
- 300 yard continuous swim (100 yard for Shallow Water Lifeguarding Course Fact Sheet)
- Brick Test – simulated rescue
- Tread water for 2 minutes without using hands
NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN FOR LATE WITHDRAWALS (WITHIN 7 DAYS OF CLASS START DATE), NO SHOWS, OR FAILURE TO COMPLETE ONLINE TRAINING. FAILURE TO MEET PRE-REQUISITE REQUIREMENTS AS OUTLINED ABOVE WILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR REFUND OF COURSE FEES MINUS $100 DEPOSIT.
All lifeguard courses are three (3) day classes – 20 hours, unless marked with an asterisk*.
Please see below schedule for any special notes on upcoming classes
LG 07 Class Meets
- Friday 6pm to 9pm
- Saturday/Sunday 10am to 7pm
LG 09,10,11 & 12 Classes Meet:
- Friday 6pm to 8pm
- Saturday 9am to 6pm
- Sunday 11am to 6pm
There are minimum swimming prerequisites for this course. Please reference the course FACT SHEET below for these requirements. LG candidates that cannot meet these minimum requirements will not be allowed to proceed in the course. Swimming is tested the first day of class, however, swim testing may be done in advance by appointment.
Lifeguarding Course – Fact Sheet