REC-REQUEST: Lifeguarding Certification Course
VPA hosts a Life Guard Certification Course multiple times throughout the year
The prerequisites for the course are:
- Must be able to swim 300 yards
- Must be able to tread water without using hands for 2 minutes
- Must be able to retrieve a brick in 10-12 feet deep water within a certain time limit
What are the rates for the Life Guard Certification Course?
For course rates call VPA at 574-299-4765 Mon-Fri 8 am to 4 pm and ask for the Aquatics Director in charge of the Life Guard Class
Where is the Life Guard Certification Course located?
Class Location is at Clay and Riley High School and job locations are at Potawatomi Pool, Kennedy Water Playground, Riley and Clay High School and also East Race Waterway with additional training.
Who is eligible to take the course?
Open to the public for anyone 15 years or older
When is the course provided?
VPA hosts 1 class in the fall, 1 class in winter, 2 classes in the spring and 1 class in the summer
How can I request more information on the course?
For more information contact VPA at 574-299-4765, Mon-Fri 8 am to 4 pm and ask for the Aquatics Director in charge of the Life Guard Class