Join the Hayes-Taylor YMCA lifeguard staff and trainers to become a certified YMCA Lifeguard.

Participants must be 16 years of age or older, at the end of the class and be able to pass the physical competency requirements listed on the registration from. All participants must complete the Physical Competency Swim prior to registering for the class. the registration form for Physical Competency Swim Requirements.

At end of class you will receive:
YMCA Lifeguard Certification
ASHI CPR-PR Certification
First Aid and Oxygen Administration Certification
CPR Mask
Fanny pack
Whistle w/lanyard
Lifeguard Manual


Cost: $250 for Members or $300 for Potential Members

There must be a minimum of 4 participants for us to offer the class.
If you drop out, miss class, or cannot pass the written exams or in-water skills for any reason, your money will not be refunded.

Your fee covers the certification costs plus the whistle, lanyard, rescue pack, and face mask.

Register by May 2, 2017

Dates: Monday, May 8th 5:30pm-9pm; Tuesday, May 9th 5:30pm-9pm; Wednesday, May 10th 5:30pm-9pm; Thursday, May 11th 5:30pm-9pm; Friday, May 12th 5:30pm-9pm; and Saturday, May 13th 9am-5pm


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For more information please contact Renee Hicks at 336-272-2131.