The American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Course prepares students to teach swim lessons to a variety of ages and skill levels. This three-day course will incorporate online learning, in-person lecture, and in-water practice. Participants who complete the course will earn an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification.
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In order to participate in the course, each person must:
Be 16 years old on or before the final scheduled session of this course.
Successfully complete the Pre-Course Skills Test (see below).
Pre-Course Skills Test
Prospective candidates must pass all pre-course skills test in order to continue in the Water Safety Instructor Course. The Skills Tests consists of the following:
Front crawl - 25 yards
Back crawl - 25 yards
Breastroke - 25 yards
Elementary backstroke - 25 yards
Sidestroke - 25 yards
Butterfly - 15 yards
Float on back for 1 minute
Tread water for 1 minute
Class Offerings - Dates and Registration
Below are the Water Safety Instructor Course dates.
Location: Community Recreation Center (CRC) - 30875 Rancho Vista Rd.
Register: Online. Click here for the online catalog