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We will holding an Aquatics Job Fair on Feb 28th! Come in and interview to become apart of our great staff here at the Downtown Duluth YMCA! For any questions please contact out Aquatics Director.

The Duluth YMCA Lifeguard Training program prepares individuals for a lifeguard position. The individual must attend all scheduled classes and pass both written and water skills tests. Course includes: Lifeguard, First Aid, CPR, AED certifications.


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Red Cross Basic Lifeguard Course: The purpose of the Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide professional-level care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over.

*Must attend all course sessions and be 16 years of age by course completion

*If you take our lifeguard course and become employed with us as a Lifeguard, we will reimburse your course fee after working 300 hours


*SPECIAL OFFER: If after the course listed below, you apply to become a lifeguard here at the Duluth YMCA and receive the position, you will also receive a reimbursement for the class!

Special offer fee: Members $100 | Community $150

Special offer dates: March 2nd-4th and March 9th-11th


Fee: $335


Spring I:

April 2nd- 6th from 12:00-6:00 pm daily

Spring II:

May 11th from 5:00-9:00 pm, May 12th from 9:00 am- 5:00 pm,

May 18th from 5:00- 9:00 pm, May 19th- 20th from 9:00 am- 5:00 pm



Red Cross Basic Lifeguard Review Course: The purpose of the review course is to give individuals the opportunity to review the course content within a formal course setting.

Fee: $130

Date: June 2nd 9:00 am- 6:00 pm

*Must hold current or recently expired certification and attend all course sessions.


Red Cross Waterfront Skills Module: The purpose of the Waterfront Skills module is to teach lifeguards the skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to emergencies in nonsurf, open-water areas found at public parks, resorts, summer camps and campgrounds.

Fee: $130

Date: June 3rd 9:00 am, – 6:00 pm

*Must hold current or recently expired basic or waterfront certification.


Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor In Person Review Course: Get you LGI certification up to date with this course, reviewing skills and some of the best ways to teach those skills to others.

Fee: $140

Date: May 5th 9:00 am- 5:00 pm

302 West First Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Phone: (218) 722-4745
Fax: (218) 722-4746


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9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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