Lifeguard Training & Certification

Lifeguard Certification Classes

This class teaches entry-level participants the skills needed to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies, and to provide care until EMS personnel arrive. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be certified in

  • CPR/AED 
  • First Aid
  • Lifeguarding

Class Dates & Times

Participants must be able to attend all class dates to complete the certification.

  • This program is not currently available. Check back for future session dates and times, or call the Wellington Aquatics Complex at 561-791-4770.

Registration – $235

Participants must be able to attend all four class dates to complete the certification, must be at least 15 years of age, and must be able to

  • Swim 300 yards continuously 
  • Swim 25 yards, retrieve a 10lb weight from a water depth of 10 feet, and swim it 25 yards back to the starting point and exit the pool in under 1 minute and 40 seconds 
  • Tread water using legs only for 2 minutes
  • Exit the water without using a ladder or step

Registration fee includes the course, certification, and class materials.

Registration is done in-person at the Wellington Aquatics Complex. For additional information call 561-791-4770 or 561-363-7909.