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Dimond Park Aquatic Center

Dimond Park Aquatic Center



American Red Cross Lifeguard Course

This Blended Learning Course combines in-class sessions as well as required online tutorials.



*REQUIRED* Pre-Course Swim Test (No Fee for swim test):

Between Sept 17 - 21, 2015 - BY APPOINTMENT

To schedule an appointment for a pre-course test, contact Noelani Kamahele - 907-586-0834 or  Please allow at least 30 minutes for swim test.


Class Dates, Times & Location -

Fri, Sept. 25, 2015  4:45 - 8:30pm  - DPAC

Sat, Sept. 26, 2015  Noon - 6:30pm  - DPAC

Sun, Sept 27, 2015  Noon - 6:30pm  - DPAC

Mon, Sept 28, 2015  4:45 - 8:30pm  - DPAC (TEST OUT DATE)



  • Registration Fee (payable to CBJ): $125.00
  • Materials (purchased at Dimond Park Aquatic Center): $45.00
  • Certification Fee (payable to CBJ): $35.00



Participants must be 15 years of age before the end of the course and must be able to pass the Pre-Requisite swim test prior to enrolling.


Lifeguard Pre-Requisite Swim Test

1.  300 Yards Continuous Swim

  • 100 yard front crawl stroke with rhythmic breathing and a stabilizing propellant kick,
  • 100 yard breast stroke using a pull, breathe, kick, glide sequence, and
  • 100 yards either front crawl using rhythmic breathing or breast stroke, may be a          mixture of both strokes.

2.  Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breast stroke, surface dive to a depth of 7 - 10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to surface, and swim 20 yards back to the starting point with both hands on the object and face out of the water, and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds.

3.  Treading water for 2 minutes without the assistance of arms/hands.


For more information or to register for the pre-course swim test, call DPAC at 586-2782.



                         Lifeguard Instructor Training



  • Participants must be 17 years of age on or before last day of the course
  • Possess a current American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED certificate
  • Successfully completed the online session for the Lifeguard Instructor course
  • Successfully completed the precourse session (precourse is proper demonstration of   all lifeguarding skills and completion of lifeguard written exams with a score of 80% or better.)
  • Obtain course materials before starting the first classroom session of the instructor course

Students must make arrangements with Daniel Chase, Pool Manager to complete precourse prior to first day of class.


Class Dates,Times & Location

There is no training currently scheduled at this time, please check back periodically. (posted 05/21/15)



  • Course Fee (payable to CBJ): $35.00
  • Materials Fee (payable to CBJ): $32.00




          American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (Swim Instructor)

No are courses scheduled at this time - check back soon!


Pre-Course Test Date & Time: TBD

Class Dates,Times & Location: TBD




                        Water Safety and Life Saving


  • Basic Water Rescue
  • GuardStart Lifeguarding Tomorrow
  • Lifeguard Readiness
  • Lifeguarding Today
  • Personal Water Safety