Lifeguard Certification Class

Lifeguard Cert

Interested in having a job that saves lives? The Y is offering lifeguard certification classes. To complete the certification, ALL classes must be attended. Must be 16 years of age or older. Other opportunities for advancement & additional training are available for those seeking Y employment.

Join our Team and become a lifeguard for the YMCA of Greater Williamson County, and your class fee will be waived.

Receive the following Certifications:
• YMCA Lifeguard
• Basic Life Support (CPR PRO)
• AED
• Basic First Aid
• Emergency Oxygen

Pre-requisites:
• Must be at least 16 years of age
• Minor applicants must have parental/guardian consent
• Must be able to swim 650 yd lifeguard medley (no butterfly)**
• Must be able to tread water for minimum of 2 minutes**
• Must be able to swim underwater to depths 8-15 feet and retrieve an object**

Classes will be held at : TWIN LAKES FAMILY YMCA
204 E Little Elm Trail, Cedar Park, TX 78613

Training Available Dates:

Twin Lakes:

  • Session 1: March 12-15
  • Session 2: Prerequisite Swim April 27 (6-7p), April 28-29 (9a-6:30p) & May 5-6 (9a-6:30p)

Highland Lakes:

  • Session 1: March 12-16 (8:30a-3p)
  • Session 2: Prerequisite Swim March 23 (6-7p), March 24-25 (9a-6p), & March 31- April 1 (9a-6p)
  • Session 3: Prerequisite Swim April 27 (6-7p), April 28 – 29 (9a-6p) & May 5 – 6 (9a-6p)
  • Session 4: May 28 – June 1 (8:30a – 3p)

*Dates for Session 3 may vary based on Prom

CHASCO/Hutto:

  • Session 1: March 14 – 17 (8a – 6p)
  • Session 2: May 2 – 5 (8a – 6p)
  • Session 3: May 30 – June 3 (8a – 6p)
  • Session 4: June 6 – June 10 (8a – 6p)