Month: December 2023

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Blended Learning Course


Register now for the next American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification January 4-7 at the Michigan Tech SDC Pool.

This four-day intensive training course includes Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED certifications and all training materials.

All participants must be 15 years of age or older by the first date of the course (documentation required). Required water skills include the ability to swim 300 yards continuously, tread water for two minutes, and complete a timed event in which participants retrieve a 10-pound brick from a depth of 7-10 feet and swim 20 yards with the object.

Online training prerequisites must be completed by the first day of classroom instruction. The instructor will contact class participants with online course information and directions. Class size is limited.

Class Dates: January 4-7, 2024


  • Thursday, January 4, 4:00-5:30pm
  • Friday, January 5, 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Saturday, January 6, 8:00am-6:00pm
  • Sunday, January 7, 8:00am-6:00pm


$200 per participant

Discounts are available to those who apply and are accepted to work at the SDC Pool! Contact Annie Bengry, Aquatics Manager, for more information.

Registration closes December 22 at 11:59 p.m.