Lifeguard Training

So You Want to Be a Lifeguard?

Whether looking for a part time summer job or a long term career choice, lifeguarding is a unique and rewarding experience for teenagers and adults of all ages.

Easy Registration by Calling 614-885-1619

Lifeguard Classes

A program designed to prepare you for the challenges of Lifeguarding. We teach and test the skills you need to contribute to the safety, security and overall well-being of swimmers.

All passing students will receive a 2 Year Certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED and Emergency Oxygen Administration.

Prerequisites 
  • Must be 15 on or before the last day of class
  • Swim 300 yards using front stroke and breaststroke
  • Tread water with no hands for 2 minutes
  • Swim 20 yards, surface dive 7-10 ft, retrieve a 10lb object and return to the starting point and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute 40 seconds.

Cost: $225

Includes Course Materials

Call 614-885-1619 during office hours, for easy registration.

2015 Lifeguard Class 1
Friday, April 10*7:30pm-9:30pm
Saturday, April 1112:00pm-8:00pm
Monday, April 134:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, April 1812:00pm-8:00pm
Monday, April 2012:00pm-8:00pm
2015 Lifeguard Class 2
Friday, May 1* 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Saturday, May 2 12:00pm-8:00pm
Monday, May 4 4:00pm-9:00pm
Friday, May 8 4:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, May 9 12:00pm-8:00pm
2015 Lifeguard Class 3
Friday, May 15*7:30pm-9:30pm
Saturday, May 1612:00pm-8:00pm
Sunday, May 1710:00am-5:00pm
Monday, May 184:00pm-9:00pm
Tuesdsay, May 194:00pm-9:00pm
Wed, May 204:00pm-9:00pm

* Pre-requisite testing. Those unable to complete the required skills will receive a partial refund


Lifeguard Review

For those who need to renew an American Red Cross certification and already feel comfortable with training taught in the full class. 

All passing students will receive a 2 Year Certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED and Emergency Oxygen Administration.

We expect students to review material to freshen-up on skills before the course begins. We cover a large amount of material in a short period of time.

Students who are unable to successfully complete the lifeguard review will not receive a refund and will be encouraged to retake the entire lifeguard class.

Cost: $125

2015 Class 1
Saturday, April 255:00pm-9:00pm
2015 Class 2
Wed, May 133:30pm-8:30pm
Contact, Location, Hours, Gate Fees
View Detailed Summer Pool Hours

 

North Pool

Middle Pool

South Pool
Adults Only

Lagoon

Nat.

4/15-5/22
Weather permit

Preseason

x

x

x

10am-4pm

x

5/23-25

Members Only

x

10am-12

10am-12

10am-12

x

All Swim

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

1-5pm

5/26-29

All Swim

3:30-9pm

3:30-9pm

3:30-9pm

3:30-9pm

x

5/30-8/6

Weekdays

All Swim

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-4pm

5/30-9/7

Weekends

Members Only

x

10am-12

10am-12

10am-12

x

All Swim

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

1-5pm

Aug 7-18
Weekdays 

Members Only

x

10am-12

10am-12

10am-12

x

All Swim

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-9pm

12-4pm

8/19-9/4
Weekdays

Members Only

x

10am-12?
(Shallow End?) 

10am-12

10am-12

x

All Swim


12-3:30p?
(Shallow End?)

12-8pm

12-8pm

x

All Swim

3:30-8pm

3:30-8pm 

9/2-10/15

Weather permit

Postseason

x

x

x

10am-4pm

x

×
View Spring/Summer Program Schedule

Worthington Pools Employees

Take one of these courses this spring and work for us more than 100 hours this summer-- we will reimburse the instructor fee of $175 
($100 for "Reviews")