The primary purpose of the ARC Lifeguarding Instructor course is to train Instructor Candidates to teach the American Red Cross Lifeguarding courses.
- Be at least 17 years of age on or before the final scheduled class date of the course.
- Possess a current basic-level certification:
o American Red Cross Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and Health Care Provider
o An equivalent certificate from another organization.
- Successfully complete the online Introduction to the Lifeguarding Instructor course prior to the Precourse Skills session
via the class roster and online content completion status report.
- Obtain all instructor and participant materials before entering the first session of the instructor course:
o American Red Cross Lifeguarding Instructor’s Manual
o Lifeguarding course presentation and/or DVD
o American Red Cross Lifeguarding Manual
Purchase Lifeguarding Manual and Lifeguarding Instructor Manual at: Red Cross Store
- March 1 – 3
- April 5 – 7
Friday, 2 – 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (lunch break included)
- UA Student $200
- UREC Member $225
- Non-Member $250