Gain the Skills to Save a Life


Lifeguard Certification

If you’re 15 or older and looking for a great summer or year-round job that’s in high demand, the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training that the YMCA offers is the best place to start. Lifeguarding lets you work as part of a team to help people safely enjoy the water. You could even save a life!


May 5 – 7 & May 12 – 14 (two weekends)
Friday 5pm-8pm
Saturday 8am – 5pm
Sunday 1pm – 5pm

May 30 – June 1 & June 6 – 8 (two weeks)
Tuesday – Thursday 9am – 2pm


$175 – Members
$225 – Community

Learning is fun and easy! Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you’ll learn:

• Rescue skills for use in the water and on land
• First aid and professional rescuer CPR/AED training to help you prepare for any emergency
• Professional lifeguard responsibilities
• Surveillance skills to help you recognize and prevent injuries

To register for any of the above listed courses, please complete this FORM  and bring to any of the Metropolitan YMCAs of Mississippi location.  Resgistrations must be recieved one week prior to class. Registration is on a first come, first served basis and SPACE IS LIMITED!

For more information please email Tramel at