Once you preregister for the course, you will be emailed a link that will take you to the online portion of the class. Expect this to take around eight hours to complete. You will need to provide a course completion certificate at the beginning of your Lifeguarding course in order to continue. Please bring a swim suit, towel, plenty of water and snacks for the day.
For Class Information for City of Temple Employee Candidates please call 254.298.5930
1. You must be able to swim 300yds, nonstop, only using the front-crawl and the breast-stroke. (Goggles are suggested for this part)
2. You must be able to swim 20yds, dive 10-12ft to retrieve a 10lb brick, and swim 20 yards back holding the brick with both hands in 1:40 without goggles.
3. You must be able to tread water for 2 minutes, legs only with your arms in your armpits or out of the water.
4. You need to have a valid, working email account with access to the internet in order to complete the Blended Learning portion of the class
$200 for the standard Red Cross Certification, good for 2 years.