We have Lifeguard "Try-out" sessions! See if you can pass the pre-test before signing up for the Training. Our classes are scheduled with your busy life in mind- just two Saturdays and you're done! Lifeguarding is a rewarding job with flexible hours and competitive pay. Plus, the pool is a fun place to work.
This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for injured patrons. This course certifies successful participants in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, First-Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
For those 100% confident in performing the Pre-Course skills successfully:
For those less confident in performing the Pre-Course skills successfully:
Full refund when you cancel more than 14 days in advance
75% refund when you cancel less than 14 days in advance
$25 fee to Reschedule within 7 days of the course. No refunds available.
Sign up for the Lifeguard Course
To register for a scheduled class, use the self-registration button above. If you prefer, you may call or email us at (206) 285-9279 or <Train@snsswim.com>
1st & 8th
9th & 16th
2nd & 9th
6th & 13th
11th & 18th
1st & 8th
22nd & 29th
20th & 27th
10th & 17th
14th & 21st
12th & 19th
9th & 16th
7th & 14th
November 13th 7:30pm-9pm
November 30th 7:30pm-9pm
Our cost is $239. You will pay a separate Certificate fee of $36 for the American Red Cross to support continued development of the curriculum.
We offer access to the digital version of the Lifeguard Manual, available for download. A paper copy of the manual is available for an additional $40.
After booking and purchasing the Lifeguard Course, our system will provide a credit to book your chosen Pre-Course session.
Frequently Asked Questions
We present the curriculum in an easy-to-understand way that keeps participants engaged throughout the course. Our focus on the individual keeps us aware of each participant’s progress and understanding of the content. Our goal is for all participants to successfully complete the course with confidence, ready to save lives.
Pool temperature matters! Learning any skill in the water is much more pleasant in warmer temperatures- from learning to Swim, Scuba Diving, or Lifeguarding. Our 88 degree pool is a perfect place to learn, while our classroom is bright and welcoming. Participants will have access to our locker room and shower facilities, and towel service is available.
We can provide training sessions for your group, by request. We also offer CPR/AED & First-Aid for the workplace! Train your staff Today.
We are centrally located in Seattle, north of Downtown between several popular neighborhoods. Our location has excellent public transit options and the area is bicycle friendly as well. Parking is available and our Lake Union location can’t be beat!
We do recruit job applicants from our Lifeguard Courses, making this a great opportunity for employment.