Lifeguarding Classes 2022

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2021 Course Calendar Coming Soon


Pre Test Cost: $50.00, Candidates cannot register for a specific Lifeguard Training Course until they have passed the pretest.

Pretest Dates: September 7, 6:30-7:30pm

Location: 1050 Wildcat Drive, Kingsland, GA 31548


Lifeguard Course Blended Learning

Course cost: $150.00 

Available Date: September 23, 8am-2pm


Registration form available here.


Lifeguard Recertification

This course is only for those with a current Lifeguard Certification

Cost: $75.00

Available Date:  9am-6pm, TBD

* The course is FREE with a six month employment agreement*


Pre Test Requirements

1. 300 yd continuous swim using the front crawl, breast stroke, or a combination of both.  Swimmers may wear goggles, but must display breath control and comfort in deep water.

2. Tread water for 2 minutes with legs only.  Body must remain vertical, head must remain above water, using only legs--NO arms or hands may be used to stay up.

3. Timed Brick Test: Starting in the water, swim 20 yards, surface dive to a depth of 7-10 feet and retrieve a 10 lb. object. Return to the surface and swim with both hands holding the object to the starting point with the face at or close to the surface of the water. Exit the pool without using steps or a ladder.  You will have 1 minute, 40 seconds from start until exiting the pool to accomplish this task.  Goggles are NOT allowed for this task.

**Please note that class participation does NOT guarantee certification.  You must be present for all class sessions and pass all required skills and written tests to qualify for certification.**

You will need to bring your swimsuit, a change of clothes, a towel, a snack/lunch , and a drink.  Register with over the phone at 912.729.5600, or come into the Rec Center.