Water Safety Instructor Course

Aquatics Courses


The American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Program is for those who want to become certified swim instructors and teach the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Program. This program is a Blended Learning course, with some of the course offered online.Please reference the course description and FAQ link for more information, including course length and prerequisites (participants obtain the Fundamentals of Instructor training certificate as part of the online training in this course. Participants must be able to swim 25 yards of freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke, elementary backstroke, sidestroke and 15 yards of butterfly on a level 4 competency. Participants must also tread water or float for 2 minutes).  To register see schedule below for dates and times.  Click on the register link to begin.

A minimum $100 deposit is required to register for this course. Minimum age – 16 years old.

Course Fees: $300 (does not include $35 online fee)

Water Safety Instructor Fact Sheet