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Lifeguard Training


American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course

April 10, 11, 12 and 13 4:30pm – 9:30pm

May 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 – 6:00pm – 10:00pm

Register for Lifeguard Training

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course includes the following certifications:

  • Lifeguard Training
  • Professional Rescuer CPR
  • First Aid
  • AED (Automated External Defibrillator)

Participants must be 15-years-old and successfully complete a swim test  (300 yard swim, brick test-timed, treading water for two minutes, and climbing out of deep end), swim 20 yards to take the course. Pre-course testing will be held on the first day upon arrival. The course is open to members and non-members.

Fee: $425

Registration is available online at

Register now and be a lifeguard at the Italian Center this summer! Applicants must be 16 years of age by June to apply.

Participants should bring a highlighter pen, notebook, towel, goggles, bathing suit and snack to all classes.

If you are interested in a lifeguarding position at the Italian Center, please contact the Aquatics Department.

Quick Information

  • Open to:  Members and Non-Members
  • Pre-Requisites:  Must be able to swim all four basic strokes
  • Location:  Meets in the Indoor Pool
  • Ages:  15+ yrs. old

For more information or to sign up, please contact the Aquatics Department at 203 322-6941 ext. 124