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Certification Classes

American Red Cross Certification Classes

Interested in a great summer or year round job? Become a lifeguard!  Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you’ll learn teamwork, rescue and surveillance skills, First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and other skills you need to work as a professional lifeguard!  Participants must be at least 15 years of age or older and must show their ID on the first day. Each participant must pass a per-course swim of 300 yards and retrieve a 10-pound brick from the deep end and swim it back to the shallow end.  Please bring a swimsuit, towel and snacks to each class.  All classes include: certifications, a lifeguard manual, CPR-mask, Fox 40 whistle and lanyard and a fanny pack

ALL MONEY MUST BE PAID IN FULL BY MAIL UPON REGISTRATION TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT IN ALL FULL LIFEGUARD CLASSES AND RE-CERTIFICATION CLASSES.

Mail CHECK ONLY to:
WFU Campus Recreation
Attention: Lori Andrews
PO BOX 7455
Winston-Salem, NC 27109
Please make checks out to WFU Campus Rec.   An email will be sent to you once money is received, and your spot will be reserved.

Full lifeguard class dates:

Dates:

  • February 21, 21, 28 & March 1     (9 am-6 pm each day)
  • March 21, 22, 28, 29                       (9 am-6 pm each day)
  • April 11, 12, 18, 19                            (9 am-6 pm each day)
  • May 2, 3, 9                                         (9 am-6 pm each day)

Cost:

  • WFU-Reynolda Campus Student/Faculty/Staff- $175
  • Non-WFU Student/Faculty/Staff- $275

REGISTER HERE

 

Cancellation Policy:
You receive a full refund if you cancel before or up to 7 days prior (one week) to class start day. There will be a $50.00 non-refundable fee for any cancellations after that 7 day (one week) period begins before class start date. If you choose to cancel after the class has already started you will not receive a refund. All refunds given will be mailed back to you in a check, up to 10-12 business days after cancellation.  Example: Class begins on February 21st. In order to obtain a full refund you must cancel by February 14th. Any day after February 14th, up until the class start date, February 21st, there will be a $50.00 cancellation fee. You will not receive a refund if you cancel on or after February 21st.

 

 

 

Lifeguard Re-Certification

Dates:

  • February 28       (9 am-6 pm)
  • March 28            (9 am-6 pm)
  • April 18               (9 am-6 pm)
  • April 19               (9 am-6 pm)

Cost:

  • WFU-Reynolda Campus Student/Faculty/Staff- $75
  • Non-WFU Student/Faculty/Staff- $100

REGISTER HERE

 

Cancellation Policy:
 You receive a full refund if you cancel before or up to 7 days prior (one week) to class start day. There will be a $25.00 non-refundable fee for any cancellations after that 7 day (one week) period begins before class start date. If you choose to cancel after the class has already started you will not receive a refund. All refunds given will be mailed back to you in a check, up to 10-12 business days after cancellation.  Example: Class begins on February 28th. In order to obtain a full refund you must cancel by February 21st.  Any day after February 21st, up until the class start date, February 28th, there will be a $25.00 cancellation fee. You will not receive a refund if you cancel on or after February 28th.

If you have any questions please contact Lori Andrews