First Aid/CPR/Lifeguard Certification

Lifeguard Classes (Ages 16+) Get Certified NOW! 
Get certified now in lifeguard training, First Aid/CPR and oxygen administration! Are you 16 years or older and looking for a great 2021 summer job? Lifeguard training class is a great opportunity to train and learn to save lives in the aquatics environment. Classes include CPR, First Aid and Oxygen Administration training. Students will get an understanding of the aquatic environment and what it takes to be a lifeguard. This certification is through the YMCA of the USA and is good for 2 years. Limit 10 people per class!

Classes are blended: all course work is to be completed at home and skills testing in the pool is completed at the Battle Creek YMCA.

Location:
Battle Creek YMCA
Dates: March 15-19, 2021
Times: Mondays (10AM- 12PM), Thursday & Friday (10AM - 2:00 PM)
Cost: $150 per participant for full course, $75 for renewal class, $50 for Full Blast/YMCA staff renewal 

Location: Battle Creek YMCA
Dates: March 22-28, 2021
Times: Mondays (7-8PM), Saturday & Sunday (2-5 PM)
Cost: $150 per participant for full course, $75 for renewal class, $50 for Full Blast/YMCA staff renewal 

Location: Battle Creek YMCA
Dates: April 12-16, 2021
Times: Mondays (10AM- 12PM), Thursday & Friday (10AM - 2:00 PM)
Cost: $150 per participant for full course, $75 for renewal class, $50 for Full Blast/YMCA staff renewal

Location: Battle Creek YMCA
Dates: April 19-25, 2021
Times: Mondays (7-8PM), Saturday & Sunday (2-5 PM)
Cost: $150 per participant for full course, $75 for renewal class, $50 for Full Blast/YMCA staff renewal 

Location: Battle Creek YMCA
Dates: May 3-7, 2021
Times: Mondays (10AM- 12PM), Thursday & Friday (10AM - 2:00 PM)
Cost: $150 per participant for full course, $75 for renewal class, $50 for Full Blast/YMCA staff renewal

Contact Us

  1. Kimberly Walden
    Recreation Technician
    Email: kdwalden@battlecreekmi.gov
    Ph: 269.966.3431
  1. Flash Flood Water Park
    35 Hamblin Ave
    Battle Creek, MI 49017
    Ph: 269.966.3667
  1. Recreation Department
    35 Hamblin Avenue
    Battle Creek, MI 49017
    Email: bcrecreation@battlecreekmi.gov
    Ph: 269.966.3431