StarGuard Elite Lifeguard Certification

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StarGuard Elite Lifeguard Certification

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Become a certified lifeguard 

  • Successful participants are eligible for possible employment and potential reimbursement.

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StarGuard Elite Lifeguard Certification

StarGuard Lifeguard certifications are internationally recognized and give students the opportunity to know what it takes to become a certified lifeguard. The StarGuard training program focuses on prevention, surveillance, response and rescue, first aid, CPR & AED training, and workplace environment content in conjunction with American Safety & Health Institute training. The goal of the StarGuard training is to help students develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to be an effective and responsible lifeguard. Successful participants are eligible for employment and potential reimbursement. Upon meeting the objectives, students will receive certification for 1 calendar year for the following courses:

  • StarGuard Lifeguard (Pool, Waterpark, Waterfront or Limited Water Attractions)
  • American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) Basic Life Support
  • ASHI Basic First Aid
  • ASHI Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Emergency Oxygen (if taught)

Requirements include:

  • Access to Internet and complete online training prior to start of course (online enrollment will be issued by coordinator upon course registration)
  • Pass water skills screening tests
    • Swim 100 meters nonstop
    • Swim 50 meters with a rescue tube across the chest
    • Retrieve a 10 pound weight from the deep end & swim 25 meters
    • Tread water without the use of hands for 2 minutes
  • Registration Deadline: 7 days prior start of class
  • Minimum 16 years of Age

Lifeguard Certification pricing with a Kroc Membership :

Gold Membership 


Silver Membership 


Non Member


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