This American Red Cross lifeguarding course is designed and taught by industry-leading professionals to help individuals stay safe in, on, and around the water. This classes teaches the best safety and rescue techniques, CPR, first aid, and AED administration and prepares individuals to deliver critical care when it’s needed most. Participants must be able at least 16 years or older, able to swim 300 yards, and dive 10 feet to retrieve a 10 pound object.
Parks and Recreation is looking for qualified individuals to become lifeguards at city pools. A current American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification is required. All applicants interested (not currently certified) must pass this class and submit an application through the City of Billings website to be considered for employment. This class is open to the general public looking to be certified as a lifeguard.
|Session 1||Session 2|
|Date||May 4, 5, 6||June 1, 2, 3|
|Age||16 years and older|
|Cost||$175 if received before 5/23, ($25 late fee after 5/23)|
|Times||May 4th. 5th 8am – 5pm||June 1st 6pm – 10pm|
|May 6th, 8am – Finish||June 2nd, 3rd 8am – 5pm|
|Location||MSUB||Rose Park Pool House|
|Enrollment||Min. 10 / Max. 20|