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    Lifeguard Training Course

    When: Friday, 9/22, 5:30–6:30 PM; Saturday, 9/23 and Sunday, 9/24, 8:30 AM–5:30 PM

    Where: Richard and Rhoda Goldman Sports and Wellness Complex (Bldg A)

    OFJCC Palo Alto JCCDo you want to be a lifeguard?

    Take the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course including First Aid, CPR and AED.

    Each day of the two-day course will run in person from 8:00 AM–5:30 PM, with blended learning of 7 hours 30 minutes online before the course starts. There will also be a prerequisite swim on Friday, September 22 from 5:30–6:30 PM.

    You will be sent by email the online course information that must be completed before the in-person portion begins on Saturday, September 23 at 8:30 AM. 72 hours after registering please check your email for a link to the online portion of this course. 

    Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive your American Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certifications.

    Prerequisites for class include:

    • A minimum of 15 years of age by the end of the course
    • Swim 300 yards (12 lengths) continuously; can use a combination of both freestyle and breaststroke
    • Tread water for 2 minutes without using hands
    • 20-yard timed swim with 10-pound brick test

    Full-time, part-time and seasonal lifeguard and swim instructor positions are available immediately at the OFJCC! For more information and to apply, please click here.

    Prerequisite swim: Friday, September 22
    5:30–6:30 PM
    Saturday, September 23 and Sunday, September 24
    8:30 AM–5:30 PM (both days)
    Goldman Sports & Wellness Complex
    Contact: Aquatics | (650) 223-8710 | [email protected]

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