Lifeguard Certification Courses

Our lifeguard training course is for those interested in becoming a certified American Red Cross Lifeguard. The course includes lifeguard training, first aid, and CPR training.

Course Details for 2016-Call to Sign-up at (239) 321-7553!
  • Dates: March 11th-13th (Friday to Sunday); April 1st (Spring Break Friday), 3rd (Sunday), 10th (Sunday).
  • Time: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (With a Lunch Break)
  • Location: Golfview Pool (1865 Golfview Ave.)
  • Cost: $175 
  • Contact Us to sign up for a class today at (239) 321-7553.

The City of Fort Myers is hiring, if you have or are getting your lifeguard certification apply today at

Skills & Training
You will learn:
  • Surveillance skills to help you recognize and prevent injuries
  • Rescue skills both land based and in the water
  • First aid training and professional rescuer CPR for preparation to any emergency situation
  • Professional lifeguard responsibilities like interacting with the public and addressing patrons properly
  • In addition, we may offer blood-borne pathogens, oxygen administration, and AED training
For More Information
Please contact the Fort Myers Aquatic Center regarding dates, registration, and information for upcoming lifeguard training courses.

Community CPR
Would you know what to do if someone needed your help? Get your CPR certification today and learn how to save lives. Call our staff for more information on prices, location, and upcoming dates.