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Lifeguard Instructor Renewal Certification Course

American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Renewal Certification Course

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The purpose of the Lifeguard Instructor Course is to train instructor candidates to teach the American Red Cross Lifeguarding, Lifeguarding Blended Learning, Shallow Water Lifeguarding, Waterpark Skills, CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Healthcare Providers, Administering Emergency Oxygen and Blood borne Pathogens Training Courses and/or Modules.

This course is 7.5 Hours and is conducted on the last day of the regular LGI course, normally Sunday. 



    1. Participants must be at least 17 years old.
    2. Must possess a recently expired (within 30 days) American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification.

Certifications Issued 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Instructor Certification – valid for 2 years.

Please note: 

There are no refunds once you register and payment has been received. This policy includes students who do not pass their prerequisites or do not attend all classes for the entire duration of class, do not pass Red Cross required skills with proficiency or do not pass the written final with a minimum score of 80 percent.

You must complete all four practice-teaching assignments during the Lifeguard Instructor Course.

Transfer Fee: 

If you do not pass the prerequisites, you are entitled to transfer the course to a later date. You must complete a transfer request form and pay the $45 fee to schedule a future class within 6 months of the original registration.


Melissa Swanson
The Swimming Swan, LLC.

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