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HOW TO REGISTER?

Registration can be done at the front desk or online.

  1. To register online, go here.
  2. You will need to log in or create an account to see what classes are available.
  3. The easiest way to find the Lifeguard classes is to type "Lifeguard" into the search box.
  4. The classes will come up, pick the ones that you can attend and then finish out the registration process.

** The NSYMCA’s 3% associated fee for all program registrations is calculated into the cost for all Lifeguard courses. This fee is non-refundable when registering online.

Refund Policy/Transfer Policy

-All Red Cross courses (Lifeguarding, First Aid/CPR, Babysitting, etc.) will be issued an NSYMCA voucher only if a withdrawal request is received 14 days before the course begins. There are no vouchers given for material fees. If the first day of class has begun there will be NO REFUNDS for any reason.

-Participants may transfer to a future course for a $50 fee if space is available and a request is received 7 days before the currently registered class begins.

-NSYMCA Vouchers may be used towards future courses or programs and expire within 1 year.

-Participants who do not pass the prerequisites will be issued an NSYMCA voucher minus a fee based on when the course begins.

  • 15+ days of class an NSYMCA voucher minus a $50 fee. 
  • 14-1 day of class NSYMCA voucher minus a $75 fee.
  • No refunds for students who fail the prerequisites on the day of class.

-Training Refund/Transfer Policy differs from the NSYMCA's Program Refund and Credit Policy

 

 

How long does the online Blended Learning take for Lifeguard class?

The online work takes up to 8 hours and must be completed prior to the first on-site class. 

Where can I find my certification?

Copies of all Red Cross certifications can be found on the Red Cross website on the Find my Certification page.

https://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/digital-certificate

Certifications will be processed within 10 days and be emailed to participants from the Red Cross as they do not come from the YMCA. Certifications will be sent to the email address associate with the online blended learning account that was given during class. Please check your spam if you do not receive your certification. 

What is the Refund Policy?

Refund Policy/Transfer Policy

All Red Cross courses (Lifeguarding, First Aid/CPR, Babysitting, etc.) will be issued a NSYMCA voucher only if a withdrawal request is received 14 days before the course begins. There are no vouchers given on material fees. If the first day of class has begun there will be NO REFUNDS for any reason.

-Participants may transfer to a future course for a $50 fee, if a space available and request is received 7 days before current registered class begins.

-NSYMCA Vouchers may be used towards future courses or programs and expire within 1 year.

-Participants who do not pass the prerequisites will be issued a NSYMCA voucher minus a fee based on when the course begins.

  • 15+ days of class a NSYMCA voucher minus a $50 fee. 
  • 14-1 days of class a NSYMCA voucher minus a $75 fee.
  • No refunds for students who fails the prerequisites the day of class.

-Training Refund/Transfer Policy differs from the NSYMCA's Refund and Credit Policy for Programs

What if I miss a class?

Attendance is required for all days and times. There are no make-ups classes available, if you miss any part of the class you must re-register for another lifeguard class.  

How will I receive my certification?

Participants will receive their certification after attending all class sessions, passing all written exams and water skills. Payment of class fees does not guarantee certification.

What other classes do you offer?

Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED & Babysitting may be available. Contact Missy Contri at [email protected] for more information.