Getting Credit: To start your training, click on the link to the left in the Materials box. This will launch the course in a new browser tab or window. When you've finished, close the tab or window to receive credit.
System Requirements: You'll need high-speed internet and Adobe Flash 10.3 or higher to view this course. For browsers, we recommend using latest version of Google Chrome for both PCs and Macs.
Course Description: This course focuses on the proactive skills needed for effective lifeguarding. These include preparation, positioning, vigilance and scanning. Effective Lifeguarding will help the on-duty guard prevent accidents and manage swimmers. NOTE: The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of the skills needed for lifeguarding. Completion of this course does not provide the learning with any type of Life Guard Certification, or ensure the trainee is effectively fully trained for lifeguard duties.