Lifeguard Instructor Course

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor course trains instructor candidates to teach American Red Cross Lifeguarding, Shallow Water Lifeguarding, Aquatic Attraction Lifeguarding, Waterfront Skills, Waterpark Skills, First Aid, CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers, Administering Emergency Oxygen and Bloodborne Pathogens.

This course prepares instructor candidates to use course and presentation materials, conduct training sessions and evaluate the progress of candidates in a professional-level course.


  • Participants must be at least 17 years old on or before the last day of the course.
  • Participants must possess a current Red Cross certification in Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR.
  • Course cost is $199, and includes a two year certification. Various times/locations.
  • Register one week before course start date, to register call 245.298.5931

Course Date and times:

Weekdays 5:00-9:00pm; Weekends 9:00am-6:00pm
March 17-20
March 24-27
April 14-17
May 5-8
May 12-15 
May 19-22 (COT Employees Only)

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