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Norfolk Family YMCA
Norfolk, Nebraska

Lifeguard Certification

Lifeguard Certification Course

This class will certify you to become a lifeguard through the American Red Cross. Classes are 25 hours of, facility based, instruction. This includes CPR, First Aid, and AED training for the professional rescuer as well as all lifeguarding components. A skills and written test must be completed for all Lifeguarding and CPR, First Aid, AED components at the end of the class with a minimum 80 percent score on each of the tests to pass.

Upcoming Courses

Lifeguarding FULL COURSE

Fee: $208 Members

 $238 Non-Members

Session 1 

March 26th, 29th, 30th, 31st, and April 2nd

Class Schedule 

Monday, March 26th: 5:30-6:30 pm

Thursday, March 29th: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday, March 30th: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday, March 30th: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Monday, April 2nd: 9:00 am-12:30 pm


Session 2

April 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 27th, and 28th

Class Schedule

Thursday, April 19th: 5:30-6:30 pm

Friday, April 20th: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Satuday, April 21st: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Sunday, April 22nd: 1:00-5:00 pm

Friday, April 27th: 6:00-9:00 pm

Saturday, April 28th: 12:00-3:00 pm


Session 3

May 7th, 11th, 12th, and 13th

Class Schedule

Monday, May 7th: 5:30-6:30 pm

Friday, May 11th: 6:00-9:00 pm

Saturday, May 12th: 8:00 am-7:00 pm

Sunday, May 13th: 9:00 am-8:00 pm

Important Information

This class is only available to those ages 15 and older. Child must be 15 by the last day of the course to receive certification. Participants must attend all class dates and times in order to successfully complete the course. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL APPLY.

Payment is due in full at the time of registration. If pre-skills testing is not passed the fee will be refunded to the participants minus the $25 skills testing fee.

*Included with the class is: CPR mask / Whistle.*

For more information on the Lifeguarding course, contact Skyler Lippman, Aquatics Director at 402-371-9770 or