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Lifeguard Instructor (LGI)

4 Day Course

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 is a Blended Learning Course with online coursework, classroom and in-water skills tests. The 7 hour online portion of this course must be completed prior to the first day of class.


We offer both community certification courses and private workplace lifeguard trainings. For workplace lifeguard trainings where our Instructors travel to your location, please click here

Team of Lifeguards


  • Participants must be at least 17 years old
  • Must possess a current American Red Cross Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED Certification
  • Complete Red Cross 7 Hour Online Coursework, must print out verification of completion and bring to the first day of in-class session
  • Red Cross Fee of $36 for the Lifeguard Instructor Certification

California: Class Details & Registration

Kern County Lifeguard Instructor Courses (LGI)
San Diego County Lifeguard Instructor Courses (LGI)
San Francisco Bay Area Lifeguard Instructor Courses (LGI)

Nevada: Class Details & Registration

Las Vegas Lifeguard Instructor Courses (LGI)
Riverside County Lifeguard Instructor Courses (LGI)

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