American Red Cross Courses
American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course
Next class dates:
April 9th & 10th, 2022
• April 23rd & 24th, 2022
*EPRC will pay for your Lifeguard Training class if you want to work for EPRC this summer. See the requirements below.
This class is an opportunity for young adults, 15 and up, to earn a Lifeguarding Certification. In this class you receive the Lifeguarding Manual, CPR face mask, Lifeguarding with Standard First Aid, CPR/AED for the Lifeguard, Blood borne Pathogens, and Emergency Oxygen Administration. This course is for experienced swimmers.
PRIOR OR CLASS:
- You must show that you meet the prerequisites to a swim coach at Eagle Pointe prior to signing up for this class.
- After passing prerequisites and paying for class in full, you will be emailed access to the home study materials.
- After completing the online portion of the course, print the certificate of completion and bring it with you to class. (Or you can email the certificate to the class instructor if you do not have access to a printer.)
- Attend all in-person sessions.
Click the button below to sign up. Please print the information form linked below and bring the signed permission slip along with a check / money order to the aquatics department.
After the swimming requirements are met and you've paid for your class, you will be issued your book and study materials. It is strongly recommended that you study the material and practice the prerequisites because you will have to swim them at the deep water pool to pass the course. Private Swim Instructors are available if you need help developing your swimming. Visit our Private Swim Lessons page for info & booking lessons.
Participants must prerequisite test out 1 week prior to class and have the online portion done before 1st day.
Ready to take the swim test?
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American Red Cross CPR / AED / First Aid
Expert training. OSHA compliant. Affordable. If you need CPR training to satisfy an OSHA-mandated job requirement or you just want to know how to keep your loved ones safe, the American Red Cross has world-class instructors and award-winning online courses to ensure that you get the latest information, and quality instruction.
CPR/AED and First Aid certifications carry a 2-year certification with the American Red Cross.
ARC Home Study Training
Study the materials on your own time and visit EPRC for the test.
Cost: $60 per person
All Home-Study ARC tests are by appointment only.
We'll work with you to schedule a testing date & time that works around your schedule.
. 1. Click the blue button to purchase your ARC Home-Study course.
. 2. Your instructor will email you with instructions to access study materials.
. 3. Complete the online study portion of course.
. 4. After completion of online portion, you then call or email to schedule your test.
American Red Cross Basic Life Support
The purpose of the Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS) course is to ensure that individuals with a duty to respond (public safety professionals and healthcare provider(s) have the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies. The course emphasizes active, hands-on learning and uses scenario activities to help participants learn how to provide CPR, use an AED and relieve an obstructed airway for adult, child and infant patients.
Home Study Training
Cost: $60 per person
*You could pay only $35 for this Lifeguard Training class if you want to work for EPRC this summer. See the requirements below.
To register for class:
- Click the button to complete the request form.
- Your instructor will email you with payment info, links, your class outline, and further instructions.
- Complete the online portion and we'll schedule your test.
- Attend your skills check!