Troy Recreation Lifeguard Training

Lifeguard Training

American Red Cross Lifeguard Course & Review ARC_Logo

This course is a certification class for the American Red Cross Lifeguard course, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid, and if time allows Emergency Oxygen Administration. Must be 15 years old by the last day of class. The instructor will email class specific information after registration closes. 

Want to take this class for free? Join our team! We train our staff at no cost. Fill out an application and go through our interview process ahead of the class. 

Two options available:
  • Full Lifeguard Course: $215 Residents, $225 Non-Residents
  • Recertification: $75 Residents, $85 Non-Residents
Act # Course Days Dates Time Location Register By
5620-A2* Full Course Mon–Fri 3/27–3/31 4–8 pm Mon, 8 am–2 pm Tu–Fri TCC/Birmingham School/online 3/20
5620-B2 Full Course Sat–Sun 4/15–4/30 9 am–4 pm TCC/Birmingham School 4/13
5620-AR2* Recertification Thu 3/30 9 am–8 pm TCC/Birmingham School/online 3/20
5620-BR2* Recertification Sun 4/30 9 am–8 pm TCC/Birmingham School/online 4/20

*These classes are Blended Learning Classes and will have online work that need to be started a week prior to the first in-person class day. You will receive this information after the register by dates listed above. 

You will need your certification number when registering. Register at the links above or in person at Troy Community Center during admin hours. You will need to create a household account if you do not have one already. Learn how to do so on our welcome page


We are currently hiring lifeguards, find description and application here.