American Red Cross Certification Courses

Lifeguard Certification Course: MARCH 13 – 17, 2017

Course Dates: March 13 – 17, 2017

Location: Dimond Park Aquatic Center.

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, March 11th at Noon.  Participants will be able to register for the full course immediately following the successful completion of the pre-course requirements. (907-586-2782)

REQUIRED Pre-course Session: March 11, 2017 @ Noon

  • How to Register…
    • In-person @ Dimond Park Aquatic Center
    • Via Telephone – 907-586-2782
    • ONLINE here!
PDF of Course Flyer

Lifeguard Certification Course: March 20 – 23, 2017

Course Dates: March 20 – 23, 2017

Location: Dimond Park Aquatic Center.

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, March 18th 10am – 1pm.  Participants will be able to register for the full course immediately following the successful completion of the pre-course requirements. (907-586-2782)

REQUIRED Pre-course Session: March 18, 2017 @ 10am

  • How to Register…
    • In-person @ Dimond Park Aquatic Center
    • Via Telephone – 907-586-2782
    • ONLINE here!
PDF of Course Flyer

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: $160.00 Fee

Dates and Times: None Currently Scheduled

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