Education & Leadership

Demonstrating CPR for Class

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Whether it is to help high school and college students get their first jobs, like babysitting and life guarding, or to give you life saving skills like CPR certification, our courses give you the necessary training to lead and excel in myriad aspects of life.

CPR & First Aid Training
Members $75 Per Person
Program Members $100 Per Person
Lifeguard Training

This is an American Red Cross program. Participants must be 15 years and older to take this course. CPR/AED and First Aid are included in this package. Participants must attend all classes as scheduled and pass both the written & physical exams with a score of 80% or higher to receive certification. Swimmers must complete a 300 yd swim, 2 minutes of treading water with legs only and a timed event on the first night of class or they will not be able to continue. There is a minimum class size of 4 participants needed to run this course. For more information please contact Alex Hunter at ahunter@wallingfordymca.org

Members $295 Per Person
Program Members $315 Per Person
Water Safety Instructor

Learn the Learn-to-Swim curriculum and become a certified swimming and water safety instructor. This is an American Red Cross program.  Participants must be 16 years and older to take this course. Participants must attend all classes as scheduled and pass both the written & physical exams with a score of 80% or higher to receive certification. For more information, please contact Alex Hunter at ahunter@wallingfordymca.org

Members $295 Per Person
Program Members $315 Per Person