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American Red Cross Training
Lifeguarding 4-day class – register/pay now
June 21–24, 2021

Photo of certified CPR trainer Jack Gibbons (far right) watching JCC lifeguards (L-R) Samantha Coombs, Logan Roadarmel and Mackenzie Burns practice their CPR skills during a re-certification class at the JCC last summer.

Date + Time
Monday, June 21
8am - 4pm

Tuesday, June 22
8am - 4pm

Wednesday, June 23
8am - 4pm

Thursday, June 24
8am - 4pm
JCC of Syracuse
5655 Thompson Rd.
DeWitt, NY 13214
Class Setting


Class Description
Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years; Swim 300 yards continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds by starting in the water, swimming 20 yards, surface dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point, exit the water without using steps or a ladder. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years.


Registration – $375.00 (PayPal account not required)


Please contact the JCC's Pamela Ranieri at 315-445-2040 x120 or