Texas Tech University

 

Aquatics

 

 Lifeguard Re-Certification Course

Lifeguard Recertification participants must provide proof of valid Lifeguarding, First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certifications and pass the pre-course: swim 300 yards without stopping using front crawl and breaststroke, tread water for 2 minutes using legs only, and retrieve a 10-lb brick from minimum of 7 feet deep  water and swim 20 yards with the weight, using legs only and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute 40 seconds.

Lifeguard Certifications Issued
Upon successful course completion participants will receive American Red Cross certifications in Lifeguarding, First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer valid for 2 years.

Participants must attend and participate in all class sessions.Spring 2021 Lifeguard Review Courses

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Lifeguarding Certification Classes

This course prepares candidates to recognize and respond quickly and effectively to aquatic emergencies and prevent drowning and other incidents. After successful completion of the course, participants will receive the following certifications: Lifeguard Training (good for 2 years), First Aid (2 years), Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for The Professional Rescuer (2 years) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) (2 years).

Lifeguard Course participants must pass the pre-course: swim 300 yards without stopping using front crawl and breaststroke, tread water for 2 minutes using legs only, and retrieve a 10-lb brick from minimum of 7 feet deep water and swim 20 yards with the weight, using legs only and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute 40 seconds.

Participants must attend and participate in all class sessions.

Lifeguard Classes Spring 2021

Spring 2021 Lifeguard Courses

Registration

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We love to hire guards who graduate from our lifeguard courses!

For more information, please email us at aquatics@ttu.edu.