American Red Cross First Aid and CPR/AED                                                   
Learn valuable skills that could save a life. Our informative hands-on courses include training in First Aid and CPR/AED for adult, child and infant. These American Red Cross certifications are valid for 2 years. Members $90* Guests $110*

9 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Feb 18 201CM81B
Mar 17 201CM81C
Apr 21 201CM81D
*Price includes materials & certification fee

Certify your group with us!
Set up a CPR/AED or First Aid course for your group of 5 to 10 at your facility or ours at a time that’s convenient for you. All of our certification courses are available at special group rates. For more information, please call 413.528.2810 ext. 20.

American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard Training Online/Blended Learning

Ages 15+ Complete coursework online prior to the start of class, and then participate in group discussions and skill practice. Participants should pack a lunch, swimsuit and towel. Students must participate in all course sessions to earn certification in Lifeguard Training, Waterfront, CPR/AED and First Aid. To schedule an alternative pre-course swim, please contact the center. There will be no refund for failure of in-water tests and written exams.

April 23-25  201CM01A
Thurs-Sat, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 
Price includes materials and certification fee.
$285 members, $325 guests 

In order to pass the Lifeguarding course, you must:
1) Complete the prerequisite online prior to registering for a Lifeguarding Course.
2) Swim 300 yards (550 for Waterfront participants) continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Candidates may swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both but swimming on the back or side is not allowed. Goggles may be used.
3) Tread water for 2 minutes using only legs.
4) Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 30 seconds to retrieve a 10 pound object from the depth of 7-10 feet in the water.

American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard Training Recertification

Recertification available to those who are currently certified as an American Red Cross lifeguard. 
April 25    201CM01B
Saturday, 9 a.m.
Price includes materials and certification fee.