National Aquatic Safety Company

Basic Lifeguard Course

flatwaterThe Basic Lifeguard Certification Course covers the fundamental skills required of a lifeguard. This course is recommended for lifeguards who work at aquatic facilities with standard pools.

Prerequisites:
Swim 200 yards continuously
Retrieve a 10-pound brick from deep water and swim it 15 feet
At least be 16 years of age

Course Length:
18 to 24 hours