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Starguard Lifeguard Taining Program

Registration Begins February 15, 2017
Ways to Register (ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION CLASSES.  
PLEASE CALL 573-634-6482.)

Jefferson City Parks & Recreation Department’s aquatic staff is trained by the StarGuard Lifeguard Training Program. Successful completion of this class provides the necessary license to work for the Jefferson City Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facilities.

Individuals will learn how to anticipate, recognize, and manage accidents/incidents in a professional manner, while protecting themselves. Training includes performing rescues and giving emergency care. In this course you will learn First Aid, CPR, oxygen administration, and how to work an AED. Online tests are located in the Lifeguard text book. Test must be completed by the first day of class.

New Lifeguard Certification
Minimum Age: Must be 16 years of age by course date (15 If employed by Park & Recreation) by course date.
This class requires an on-line course and test needs to be submitted on the first day of class. If above work is not completed you will not be allowed to take the course.  On-line test codes are located in the lifeguard text book.
Pre-requisites 
1. Tread water for one minute using legs only.
2. Swim 200 yards continuously using front crawl or breaststroke.
3. Retrieve a 10 pound object from water depth of 11 feet and return to the surface.
4. Must be able to access the Internet.
Activity Number
Class Dates
Employee
Other
Deadline
Late Fee
603351-01 April 1 - 2 $115 $155 March 24 $165
603351-03 April 21 - 23 $115 $155 April 14 $165
603351-02 May 5 - 7 (JC staff) $115 n/a April 28 $165


RENEWAL (Returning Lifeguards) Certification
* Must have proof of current certification if not a JC Parks and Recreation Lifeguard.
Activity Number
Class Dates
Employee
Other
Deadline
Late Fee
603352-01 April 1 $85 $125 March 24 $135
603352-02 May 26 (JC Staff) $85 $125 May 19 $135