American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

Hempfield recCenter offers several certified training programs from the American Red Cross. Classes are available to members and non-members.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

Learn how to prevent and respond to water emergencies. Detailed training includes hands-on skills as well as written tests. The certification, which includes first aid, CPR and AED training, is valid for two years and is accepted nationwide.

A skills pre-test is required to take this course.

Participants must attend all classes and successfully complete all skills and written testing. This course contains online components.

Must be 15 years of age before completion of the class–proof of age is required.

A $10.00 administrative fee will be assessed for anyone withdrawing from the course within five days of the start date.

Additional details can be obtained by calling Deb Pelen at 717-898-3102 ext. 37.

Registration by Nov 2 is required.

Fall Session
Dates Day Time Code Price
Nov 9 (Pre-Test) F 7:30–9:00 pm #90531 $197M/$250NM
Nov 23 F 7:00–9:00 pm
Nov 24–25 Sa & Su 9:00 am–7:00 pm

American Red Cross Coaches Safety Training - Full Course

The Coaches Safety Training course provides training in aquatic safety for swim coaches and officials, athletic trainers, athletes participating in aquatic activities and aquatic exercise trainers. This certification is recognized by USA swimming and helps coaches stay current with their requirements while putting safety at the forefront. This course carries a two-year certification that includes CPR. Participants must complete an online portion.

Registration by Sept 7th required.

Fall Session
Dates Day Time Code Price
Sept 22 Sa 12:00–6:00 pm #90536 $243

American Red Cross Coaches Safety Training - Review Course

This certification is a review of the full course outlined above and is recognized by USA Swimming. This course carries a two-year certification that includes CPR. Participants must complete an online portion.

Registration by Sept 7 required.

Fall Session
Dates Day Time Code Price
Sept 22 Sa 12:00–4:00 pm #90539 $100

 

Cancellations & Closings

  • July 10 - Hempfield recCenter pool will close at 5:00 pm for home swim meet.
  • July 15 - July 15 - There will be no 8 am yoga class on Sunday, July 15.
  • July 17 - East Pete pool and Hempfield recCenter pools will close at 5:00 pm for home swim meets.
  • July 21 - East Pete Frog host Div. Swim Meet - East Pete pool open to membership 4:00–8:00 pm