American Red Cross Certification Courses

First Aid/CPR/AED Classes

Location: Dimond Park Aquatic Center – 3045 Dimond Park Loop, Juneau, AK 99801

Course Cost: $150 (Class time + Certification)

Add-on Fees (Optional):

  • Materials Fee- $25

Upon successful completion of the course, each participant will receive an American Red Cross certification which covers First Aid/CPR and AED, valid for 2 years.

Certification courses take place on one day, lasting 6-7 hours. A 30 minute lunch break will take place mid-way through the day.

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Saturday, July 15, 2017: 9am-4pm
  • Saturday, August 19, 2017: 9am-4pm
  • Saturday, September 16, 2017: 9am-4pm

TO REGISTER:

*Do you have a group of 5 or more to be First Aid/CPR/AED certified and the currently scheduled classes do not fit into your schedule?*

Organized groups may schedule a privately held course at the Dimond Park Aquatic Center on a day which works best for them!

Private Course Information/Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum of 5 participants paid to confirm a course date/time
  • Must allow for a minimum of 7 hours class time
  • Must be scheduled a minimum of 3 weeks in advance
  • Regular course fees apply

Contact Dimond Park Aquatic Center @ 907-586-2782 or email us at Aquatics@Juneau.org!

Lifeguard Certification Course

Course Cost: $205.00

Course Prerequisites:

  • Participants must be 15 years of age on or before the last scheduled day of the course.
  • Successfully complete the pre-course session which includes:
    • 300 yard continuous swim (front crawl/breast stroke)
    • Treading water for two minutes with hands under armpits
    • Retrieval of a 10 pound object from 7 – 10 foot depth within 1 minute 40 seconds
    • Pre-course will be held at Dimond Park Aquatic Center on Saturday, August 5 at 11:30am.¬† Participants will be able to register for the full course immediately following the successful completion of the pre-course requirements. (907-586-2782)

Class Dates: August 7 – 11, 2017

  • Mandatory Pre-course Session (No payment due): SATURDAY, AUGUST 5, 2017 – 11:30AM – 12:30PM
  • Full Course Dates and times:
    • Monday, August 7, 9am – 4pm
    • Tuesday, August 8, 9am – 4pm
    • Wednesday, August 9, 9am – 4pm
    • Thursday, August 10, 9am – 4pm
    • Friday, August 11, 1:30 – 4pm

You are required to attend all of the dates and times listed above to successfully complete the lifeguard course. No make up dates will be scheduled. You need to plan to be at all sessions before enrolling for the course. Don’t forget to bring your suit to every course date!

Registration:

  • PRE-COURSE Registration –
    • In-person @ Dimond Park Aquatic Center
    • Phone – 907-586-2782
    • Online HERE
  • Registration for the full courses will take place after the pre-course session has concluded.
  • No payments will be collected until successful completion of the pre-course session. Registration for the full course will open immediately following the pre-course.
  • We cannot enroll people into the course without payment. Course materials will not be released to lifeguard candidates until they have been paid for.

Water Safety Instructor (WSI) & WSI Aide Certification Courses

Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

Prerequisites:

  • Participants must be 16 years old by the last day of the course.
  • Pass pre-course swim test (outlined below)

Pre-course Swim Test (Required for all Participants) :

  • 25 yards of: Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Side Stroke, Breast Stroke, Elementary Backstroke
  • 15 yards of: Butterfly
  • Maintain position on back in deep water for 1 minute (floating or sculling)
  • Tread water for 1 minute

Call to schedule a pre-course time before the start date of the course.

Pre-course will be held at Dimond Park Aquatic Center (907.586.2782).

Cost: $200.00 Fee

Dates and Times: None currently Scheduled. Example of past course schedule below.

WSI Aide

Prerequisites:

  • Participants must be 13 years old by the last day of the course.
  • Pass pre-course swim test (outlined below)

Pre-course Swim Test (Required for all Participants) :

  • 25 yards of: Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Side Stroke, Breast Stroke, Elementary Backstroke
  • 15 yards of: Butterfly
  • Maintain position on back in deep water for 1 minute (floating or sculling)
  • Tread water for 1 minute

Call to schedule a pre-course time before the start date of the course.

Pre-course will be held at Dimond Park Aquatic Center (907.586.2782).

Cost: $60.00 with optional $75 materials

Dates and Times: None Currently Scheduled