Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.
American Red CrossLifeguard Training Course
Please contact The Rec Center for upcoming classes
ContactThe Recreation Centerfor more information!979-297-4533Aquatic CoordinatorEmerson Yelleneyellen@lakejacksontx.govAssistant Aquatic CoordinatorAshley Charlesacharles@lakejacksontx.gov
Assistant Aquatic CoordinatorEsther Solisesolis@lakejacksontx.gov
The Recreation Center Natatorium
For future class dates and times please contact:Emerson Yellen, Aquatics CoordinatorEmail: email@example.comCall or Text: 979-285-7502
Participants must be 15 years old by the last day of the class.
$145 per participant (Cost includes manual)$120 per participant when 3 or more register together!
Participants must pass a prerequisite swim test prior to registering for the course:- Swim 300 yards continuously using front crawl or breast stroke, demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Goggles may be used for this swim.- Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs. Candidates should place their hands under the armpits.- Retrieve a 10 lb brick from a depth of at least 7 ft and swim 20 yards back to the wall and exit the pool within a time limit of 1 minute and 40 seconds.
- Participants must bring a partner to practice skills on throughout the class.(Partners may also register to participate, if desired)
- Social distancing will be required throughout the entire course.
- Masks must be worn at all times while not in the water.
After passing a written and skills test, participants will earn an American Red Cross certificate in Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED. These certificates are good for 2 years.
Lake Jackson Lifeguards must be at least 16 years of agethe starting pay is $10.70/hr
Click HERE to apply