Certification Classes

Lifeguard Certifications

This is an American Red Cross Certification class and covers Lifeguarding, CPR, First Aid and AED skills. 

Perquisites include:

  • must be at least 15 years of age
  • able to swim 300 yards continuously using front crawl and breaststroke techniques
  • tread water for two minutes without the use of their hands
  • must be able to surface dive 7-10 feet to retrieve a 10 pound weight, return to surface and swim an additional 20 yards while carrying weight on chest

Cost: $285

Spring Lifeguard Classes

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Lifeguard Participant Agreement

Our training contract is required to be reviewed and signed. Participant must bring a signed copy to first day of class.

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Lifeguard Recertifications

This is a review class for participants seeking a recertification in ARC lifeguarding. Participants must hold a current/unexpired certification to register for this course. 


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Junior Lifeguarding

For ages 11-14 interested in becoming lifeguards and gaining job experience. Junior guards will be trained as water safety assistants and assist with lifeguard duties and swim lessons. Successful completion of the program will result in Junior Guard, First Aid and CPR/AED certifications.

Water Safety Instructor

Candidates must be 16 years of age on or before the completion of the class. For more information and class schedule, download our flyer.

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Online Registration

Registration for certification classes may be completed online.

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Email Registration

You may also register by e-mailing the completed form to: timothy.early@greensboro-nc.gov

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Please note that submission of registration does not guarantee a spot in a program.

Pool Operator Certification

NSPF Certified Pool/Spa Operator Certification Training

The most widely accepted, verifiable pool and spa training credential.

Registration is open for all offerings until three days prior to the class start date.

Register online.
1921 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27403
(336) 315-8498

Class Offerings
We will be offering two blended classes at this time. All classes will be from 8a-5pm.

Class 1: July 30-31

Class 2: August 13-14

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