Lifeguard Certification Course

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Campus Jobs!

One to One Fitness at Veale hires CWRU student certified lifeguards to monitor the Donnell Pool in Veale Center.  Interested?  Please send your resume or questions to Jess at

Become a Red Cross Certified Lifeguard

*Our Lifeguard Certification courses are on hold due to a staffing shortage. Email to be added to our contact list for when we can resume this service.

Interested in a great job as a lifeguard with us, or in your community? Our courses are open to the public! Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice in a 29.5 hour course, you’ll learn teamwork, rescue, and surveillance skills, First Aid and CPR/AED, and other skills you need to work as a professional lifeguard.

Classes are held at Veale Center in Donnell Pool.  The cost is $225.00. Public welcome!

Attendance, full participation, and successful completion of written and practical tests are required to receive certification. We also offer recertification classes.

Learn More or Schedule Your Course!