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Lifeguard Certifications

SGE Starguard Lifeguard Training & Certification $75 Purchase required to enroll

This course includes the 2023 SGE Lifeguard Blended Training - 8-Hour Online Learning and a 20-Hour in-person classroom & in-Water (4 x 5.5 Hours) session. Attendance is mandatory at all sessions to complete certification requirements. NOTE once you complete your registration, you will be sent a notice on how to access and complete the required online portion of the class.


Registration for each class closes 1 week before the start of the class date to allow time to complete the required On-Line portion of the class.

Online coursework must be completed the Thursday before the weekend of the in-person classes. Attendance at all class dates is mandatory to complete the certification.

1st Day Swim Ability test must be passed to attend the course: The Swim ability consists of a 300-yard continuous swim (breaststroke or freestyle); 2-minute tread-legs only, and a 20-yard swim retrieval of a 10lb object from 5 depths in 1 minute 40 seconds.

Email Requirements: Please provide us with a unique email address when registering. This means the email address you provide should be YOUR OWN PERSONAL EMAIL.

    • DO NOT PROVIDE A SHARED EMAIL, like one you would share with a parent/guardian. Please use Emailyou check frequently.

    • Your class links to log in and certifications will be sent/attached to this email, so it needs to be an email you can access at any time.

    • Course Link: Within 2-3 days of registering, you will receive a link to begin the online learning module and a link to the Lifeguard Manual.

    • The email will come from STARGUARD ELITE, so please check your junk/spam folder. You must complete the online modules within the dates provided before attending the Water & Skills Days.

    • Water & Skills: Please come to Aquatic Center prepared to swim, learn, and have fun! You will have a 45 min lunch break on both days. You are welcome to bring a sack lunch or many nearby lunch places.