Lifeguarding | Recreational Services | Kent State University


Lifeguarding Instructor Training (341001)

This course trains instructor candidates to teach basic-level Lifeguarding, Waterfront Lifeguarding*, Waterpark Lifeguarding* and Shallow Water Attendant (all including first aid), Lifeguard Management, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Administering Emergency Oxygen, Blood borne Pathogens Training: Preventing Disease Transmission and Basic Water Rescue courses. Instructor candidates also will become familiar with GuardStart: Lifeguarding Tomorrow and the Water Safety presentations.

Participation in the course does not guarantee certification. Participants must successfully complete all skills and score an 80% or better on each written test in order to be certified. Certificates will be emailed as a PDF from the American Red Cross within a week of completion of the class. Class will start promptly at the designated time for each session.

It is the instructor's discretion to make-up class time missed by a participant.

Class Dates and Times

Class Date Day Time Registration
B1 May 19 - May 22 T, W, R, F 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Enroll Now

Fee: Student $180 Member $200, Nonmember $230
Location: Wet Classroom