Water Safety Instructor Training
Earn your certification to teach American Red Cross swimming and water safety, and gain the skills needed to teach courses and make presentations to swimmers of every age and ability. The Water Safety Instructor course trains instructor candidates to teach children and adults fundamental skills that will help them stay safe in, on, and around water. This certification is the gold standard and provides the most comprehensive training available for swim instructors.
What You'll Learn
During the Water Safety Instructor course, you'll learn class management techniques, lesson planning and execution, and observation and assessment skills. Your training will focus on a number of key areas that will help you succeed as an aquatics instructor, such as:
With this advanced certification, you will also learn to teach:
Learn more about this course at the American Red Cross Swim Instructor Certification page.
Note: In order to participate in Water Safety Instructor certification classes, participants must be at least 16 years of age by the end of the course.
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There are currently no Water Safety Instructor courses scheduled. Please check back for information on our upcoming Winter 2022 course. To be notified when new courses are scheduled, please contact Corinne at Corinne.Mitchell@ci.monticello.mn.us.
Questions about Water Safety Instructor Certification? Want more information?
Please contact Corinne at email@example.com or 763-271-7122.