Looking for a great summer job or career as a lifeguard or swim instructor? The Y offers lifeguarding and swim instructor classes and has open positions throughout the Gateway Region YMCA! Click here to view jobs.

 

  • Flexible work hours
  • Obtain CPR, first aid & oxygen certifications
  • Team environment
  • Complimentary membership
  • Teach lifesaving skills

Upcoming YMCA Lifeguarding & Swim Lesson Instructor Courses

FOUR RIVERS YMCA

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard V6

Course Dates: May 26 - 29

 

Course Name: YMCA Swim Lesson Instructor

Course Dates: May 27 - 28

 

COLLINSVILLE MARYVILLE TROY YMCA

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard v6 Recertification

Course Dates: January 18

WILDWOOD FAMILY YMCA

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard V6

Course Dates: May 26 - 29

CARONDELET PARK REC COMPLEX

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard V6 Recertification

Course Dates: February 17

KIRKWOOD YMCA

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard V6 Recertification

Course Dates: March 14

O'FALLON IL YMCA

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard V6 Recertification

Course Dates: January 17

 

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard V6 Recertification

Course Dates: February 9

 

Course Name: YMCA Lifeguard V6 Recertification

Course Dates: March 21

Lifeguard Certification Courses

Classes are offered at various YMCA branches throughout St. Louis and Southwest Illinois. Registration for each class closes 7 days prior to the start date. When registration closes, the links for the online blended learning assignments will be emailed to participants by the trainer. These links are information through American Health & Safety Institute (ASHI) for the Basic Life Saving (CPR & AED), Basic First Aid and Emergency Oxygen. Please note there is a minimum of 14 hours of online pre-assignments.