Hello, thank you for visiting UF RecSports Lifeguard Re-certification! At this time, all RecSports Lifeguard Certification courses are on hold. We will update this page with more information about future scheduling for the Summer and Fall semesters.

Updates to Programming:

  • Update: The American Red Cross has granted a 90-Day Certification Extension for current Lifeguarding certificate holders.
  • Certification Extension Registration: Offerings Coming Soon

This course is designed to review the lifeguarding skills and core knowledge points required to recertify in lifeguarding. Please note: if your Lifeguarding certification is expired, you must take the full Lifeguarding course, NOT THIS COURSE. The course length is approx. 10 hours. The topics that will be reviewed include: patron surveillance, rescue skills, victim assessment, First Aid, CPR/AED, and care for head, neck, and spinal injuries.


Spring Course Offerings:

Session 1:

  • Saturday, February 22nd 9:00am-3:00pm
  • Sunday, February 23rd 9:00am-3:00pm

Session 2 – No longer offering

  • Saturday, March 28th 9:00am-3:00pm
  • Sunday, March 29th 9:00am-3:00pm

For additional information, contact Jill Faull at

Course Price:

  • RecSports Member: $105
  • RecSports Employee: $80
  • Non-Member: $115