Olympic Aquatics

"Where Safety Comes First"

Explains  the  prerequisite information  for  lifeguard  courses.


Lifeguard Course Information

If you do  need to re-certify  any certification or this is the first time you are  certifying to become a lifeguard  then this is for you. We will be offering lifeguard classes at the Montvale Swim Club in May and in June of 2014.  As we have dates and prices they will be posted here.

Course  Information 

Location: TBD

Dates:  TBD

Cost:  New (Full Certification)  $350.00

             Re-certification $175.00

For more information, please contact  Olympic Aquatics at [email protected]


 Lifeguard Training  Program  Information
Each student will learn the skills and tools to become a lifeguard. Each lifeguard will learn how to recognize and respond to an emergency and  prevention of injuries and situations that might arise at a pool. CPR and First-aid are also included in the course. Upon successful  completion,  a letter will be given to all students following a certificate of certification. All classes are taught by American Red Cross Instructors  

Requirements for this class:

  • Must be able to pass a pre-test
  • Must be the age of 15 during the summer
  • Must be in good heath
  • Must be able to swim 10 laps no stop ( freestyle and breaststroke)
  • Must be able to retrieve a brick from the bottom of the pool.

( Re-certification classes will me modified but everyone will be expected to pass a physical and written test)

Below is the following what we can certify and re-certify lifeguards in.


  • Life-guarding Full Class
  • Re-rectification
  • First-Aid

Upon successful completion each l;lifeguard will receive a letter and a  certificate from the American Red Cross. For additional information please contact us at [email protected]

WSI/Coaches Courses Info

We do not offer any classes at this time but looking into it,