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Lifeguard Certification Training

STATUS: This event will occur as scheduled.
WHERE: Community Center at Stuyvesant High School
WHEN: April 25, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 29, 2016

Event Details


Register before April 1 and receive a 10% discount on the course!

Great job training for teens! Learn to prevent & respond to aquatic emergencies at swimming pools, open water & non-surf waterfront facilities. 40-hour course meets NYS Health Department regulations for lifeguards and includes CPR/AED & first aid skills.


  • Must be at least 15 years old by 4/25/2016.
  • April 25, Successfully complete Skills Test: Swim 300 yrds continuously using 100 yrds of front crawl, 100 yrds of breaststroke & 100 yrds of either front crawl or breaststroke. Swim 20 yrds using front crawl or breaststroke, surface-dive 8 feet, retrieve 10-pound object, return to starting point & exit water using a ladder, within 1 min. & 40 sec.
  • Lifeguard Training Manual, resuscitation mask, bathing suit & cap, lock, towel, paper & pen. Manual and mask are available to purchase online at www.shopstaywell.com.

Certifications upon completion

  • CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (valid for 1 yr)
  • Lifeguard Training (valid for 2 yrs)
  • First Aid (valid for 2 yrs)


  • Members: $400
  • Non-members: $425
  • Students: $375

All registrations must be received by April 18.

For information and to register, call 212-267-9700 or visit www.bpcparks.org