Lifeguard Training

Lifeguards Wanted

CARD will be accepting applications for Lifeguard/Swim Instructors. Make sure to check the CARD Website for deadlines! Applications and job descriptions are available at the CARD office and online at www.chicorec.com. All applicants must have the following certifications: CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid for Public Safety Personnel Title 22, and Lifeguard Training to be considered for the position. Applicants enrolled in the appropriate courses will be considered pending completion of the classes.  

Lifeguard Training

This class is necessary for people interested in working as a lifeguard. CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid and Title 22 are included in this course. Attendance is required for all hours of class. Participants must meet the following pre-requisites: 15 years of age at time of class (must show age verification), swim 300 yards, submerge to a minimum depth of 10 feet and retrieve a 10-pound object, and tread water for two minutes. Participants will have to bring $35 with them for certification cards. Each class is limited to 20 participants.  Please access the full information flyer with complete days, times and location at www.chicorec.com or at the CARD office. Instructor: Vic Sbarbaro.

Course# Day  Date  Time Age  Fee   
10561 Th-Su  4/6-14  Varies 15+ $230  
10562 Th-Su  4/20-28  Varies 15+ $230  

Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

This class is dedicated to developing the skills you will need to instruct and plan courses in the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program. Attendance is required for all hours of class. Students are required to pass a water skills test. Participants must be 16 years of age at time of class (must show age verification). Participants will have to bring $35 with them for certification cards.  Class is limited to the first 16 participants.  Please access the full information flyer with complete days and times at www.chicorec.com or at the CARD office. Instructor: Vic Sbarbaro. CARD Community Center and Shapiro or PV Pool.

Course# Day  Date Time Age  Fee 
1108 Th-Su  3/23-4/2 Varies  16+ $220

Lifeguard Training Review (Recertification)

This class is for Lifeguards who need to renew their certificates (Note: This does NOT include Title 22). Participants must show proof of current LGT and CPR/PR. Participants will have to bring $27 with them for certification cards. This class does not include Title 22. Class is limited to the first 10 participants. Instructor: Vic Sbarbaro. PV Pool.  

Course# Day  Date Time Age  Fee   
1113 Sa & Su 4/29-4/30 8:00 AM-6:00 PM 15+ $175