Lifeguard Courses

​Lifeguard Certification
Course & Review

​Get certified, get a great job, have skills for life! Take advantage of these convenient lifeguard training courses at the JCCNS.

Prerequisites: Must be able to swim 300 yards Freestyle/Breaststroke without stopping, tread water for two minutes without hands, retrieve a brick from the bottom of the pool 7-10 ft. and deliver it to the shallow-end of the pool in 1:40. Must be at least 15 years of age to take the course; lifeguards must be 16 years old to be hired in the state of Massachusetts.

Lifeguard Course:

Days: Tuesday-Friday
Dates: 4/21-4/24
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Fee: Member rate $350/Community $375

Review: 

Date: Saturday, 4/25
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Fee: Member $125/Community $150
Certifications good for two years: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Lifeguarding & First Aid.

Blended learning classes — water and online


Get certified, get a great job, have skills for life! Take advantage of these convenient lifeguard training courses at the JCCNS.

Prerequisites: You must be able to swim 300 yards Freestyle/Breaststroke without stopping, tread water for two minutes without hands, retrieve a brick from the bottom of the pool 7-10 ft. and deliver it to the shallow-end of the pool in 1:40. Must be at least 15 years of age to take the course; lifeguards must be 16 years old to be hired in the state of Massachusetts.

Course length: 19 hours, 30 minutes
in-person and 7 hours 30 minutes online

Dates: 5/1, 5/2, 5/3
Time:  Friday 4:00pm-6:00pm;
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am-6:00pm,
Fee: Member $350/Community $375

Dates: 5/15, 5/16, 5/17
Time:  Friday 4:00pm-6:00pm;
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am-6:00pm,
Fee: Member $350/Community $375

Dates: 6/5, 6/6, 6/7
Time: Friday 4:00pm-6:00pm;  
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am-6:00pm,
Fee: Member rate $350/Community $375

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