Community Training

Offered by the Fond du Lac Family YMCA and/or other community partners.  All trainings are held at the Fond du Lac Family YMCA.


Lifeguarding Course - Blended Learning

Interested in a great summer job or a challenging career as a professional lifeguard?  Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you'll learn teamwork, rescue, and surveillance skills.  First Aid and CPR/AED and other skills needed to work as a professional lifeguard.

Prerequisites:  

     • Must be 15 or older by the last day of the class
     • Swim 300 yards continuously
     • Tread water for 2 minutes
     • Swim 20 yards, surface dive, retrieve a 10lb brick, swim 20 yards back and exit the water 
       without using a ladder.

     • Need to access email and internet for online elements of the class. Plan to spend 7 hours of online
        learning prior to class.

Must attend all 3 classes to obtain certification:
July 20   9:00 am to 5:00 pm
July 21   9:00 am to 5:00 pm
July 22   9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Fees:  $150 member | $180 community participant - Register online.