MCCS 29 Palms

Lifeguard Certification

Lifeguard Certification

Lifeguard Certification & Water Safety Instruction

Training Tank

Building 1508

Water Safety Instructor Course (pdf)


Saturday, June 7
11 am - 1 pm
Training Tank, Bldg. 1508

Cost: $85

Course Dates: June 16 - 20

The sessions consist of five, two hour classes that run Monday through Friday from 8 - 10 am at the Officer/SNCO Pool, Bldg 1576.

  • Classes will include water sessions and a classroom setting
  • Homework will be assigned
  • Water skills will challenge participants and include: swim technique, cardio sessions, basic water rescue and basic pool duties
  • Classroom sessions will include: lecture, video and group interaction
  • Subjects include water safety, basic water rescue and working in an aquatic environment

Participants DO NOT earn lifeguarding certification or CPR First Aid certifications. Select participants may be given opportunity to volunteer with aquatic programs during the summer season. Course is subject to minimum enrollment. No Refunds.