Lifeguard Training

About Lifeguard Training

The Darien YMCA offers the most up to date and nationally recognized American Red Cross Lifeguard Training program. The course content and activities prepare lifeguard candidates to recognize emergencies, respond quickly and effectively to emergencies, and prevent drowning and other incidents.

Certifications included in this class include

  • CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (valid for 2 years)
  • First Aid (valid for 2 years)
  • Lifeguard Training (valid for 2 years)

Fee for Lifeguard Certification: $300 Members, $450 Non-Members

Fee for Lifeguard Re-certification: $150 Members, $225 Non-Members

Class Availability: Lifeguard Certification
April 10 -April 13, Spring Break
May 15 – May 19
May 22 – May 26
June 12 – June 15
June 16 – Waterfront Training Class
June 19 – June 22

Class Availability: Lifeguard Re-certification

April 15
May 20
May 27
June 3
June 10

Please contact Jim Matthews at 655-8228 ext. 1332 with any questions.

Waterfront Lifeguard Training is offered as an “add-on” to several of our May & June lifeguard training classes. Please check Spring & Summer class flyers to see which classes offer the additional training.

Fee: $75 Members, $100 Non-Members in addition to the Certification fee above