Lifeguard Certification Course
Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida is now offering an American Red Cross-certified lifeguard course! If you've ever dreamed of becoming a lifeguard, then join us as we teach all the critical life-saving skills—both on land and in the water—that you'll need to become an American Red Cross-certified lifeguard. Participants will lean first aid, CPR, and AED skills.
Prerequisites for this class:
- Ability to swim and show proficiency in the breaststroke and front crawl (freestyle) stroke. You may only use these two strokes to complete the prerequisites.
- 300-yard swim test (you may use swim goggles during this test).
- Ten-pound diving brick retrieval test.
- Tread water without hands for two minutes.