To become a lifeguard you will need to complete training and certifications that will teach you the skills needed to perform your required duties.
If you have any questions regarding training, or if you would like to register for a class, please contact our Staffing Department at 1-800-966-2500 or simply email firstname.lastname@example.org.
View the 2012 American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Manual for more information on training prerequisites.
- Visit the American Red Cross website to download the manual or view online.
(Choose between the formats below)
- Download the Red Cross Lifeguard Training Manual PDF
(PDF – 36.6MB)
- View the Red Cross Lifeguard Training Manual
(Online Viewer – Not compatible with portable devices or readers)
- eRead the Red Cross Lifeguard Training Manual
(For eReader devices (iPhone, iPad, Nook, etc. – 64.3MB)