Lifegaurd training offered at Yuma’s park & rec


YUMA — The City of Yuma has been encouraging residents to come out and join them for lifeguard training.
STEP 1: Pre-Requisite – REQUIRED: Valley Aquatic Center (swimsuit required)Saturday, April 29, 2023, from 10:00 am- 1:00 pm (estimated) for Swim AssessmentSTEP 2: Independent homework assignment and study (online coursework)April 30, 2023 – May 05, 2023, all work must be completed by midnightSTEP 3: Required Training/Class Dates: Valley Aquatic Center (swimsuit required)
Saturday, May 06, 2023, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm (estimated)
Sunday, May 07, 2023, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm (estimated)
Ages 15-years-old and up are allowed to apply. There is a $150 fee.
Register here.
One-piece swimsuit required.Class is limited to the first 20 registered candidates; minimum of 6No two-piece swimsuits; expect to be in and out of the water for pool and class work.Swimming pool heated, as needed. Candidate must bring a couple of personal towels, personal water, sunscreen, snacks, and lunch.