The American Red Cross Lifeguarding update will roll out January 2017. UF RecSports Aquatics will be updating our instructors with these new changes through February. Please look for a new course listing in March 2017. We look forward to teaching the new material at that time.
Description: The American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is designed to teach skills and knowledge to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services take over. This class includes, Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED. Candidates MUST pass a prerequisite swimming skill evaluation. Certification is current for 2 years. Course Length: 25 hours; 30 minutes. Participants MUST attend all class dates.
Prerequisite Swimming Skills Evaluation
For additional information, contact Diane James at 352-273-2404 or DianeJ@recsports.ufl.edu.
For information about the American Red Cross Lifeguarding Recertification course, click here.
Course Price: $175
RecSports Employee Discounted Price: $130