Help build a stronger, healthier community by becoming a certified instructor in CPR, first aid, oxygen administration, lifeguard, swim instructor, babysitting or Safe On My Own programs.  Our YMCA offers year-round certifications and trainings from ages 8 and up for programs such as Safe on My Own to 16+ for Lifeguard Certification. Our certifications and trainings are taught by certified instructors in Red Cross, American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI), and YMCA Lifeguard and Swim Instruction.

Lifeguard and swim instructor careers are available at the Y!

Certifications and Training