Do you want to help protect the lives of your community? Come get certified as a lifeguard with us!

Register now for out 30-hour class that gives you a certification of Lifeguard, CPR/AED, and Professional Rescuer.

Course materials will be provided. Blended learning classes mean that you will complete 1/3 of the class online, while the class itself is comprised of lecture, video, and skill segments.

Candidates must be 15 years old by the last day of class. Attendance is mandatory and there will be no make-up days for missed classes. 


Class Dates and Times:

September 11th 5pm - 9pm


Class fee is $185 for members/$210 for non-members. Discounts available with employment at the YMCA of Harrison County.



1) 300 yard swim test using Freestyle and Breaststroke nonstop.

2) Tread water for two minutes with arms across the chest

3) Perform a timed event that requires a 20 yard swim, surface dive to 8-9 feet, bring up a 10lb brick, and kick back to the starting point with the brick on chest and no use of hands.