Lifeguard Courses

Earn your Lifeguard certification.

Easy two-part training. 

Part 1: Online Home-Study. Start Your Course Anytime from Anywhere!

Part 2: Convenient Instructor-Led Training Class.

Register now for your Lifeguard Certification Course.



Register for Lifeguarding Certification Courses | Become a Lifeguard


Become a Lifeguard.  Our nationally & internationally recognized Lifeguard certification courses are available in all 50 U.S. states and 46 countries around the world. So, wherever you are, we're nearby!

Lifeguard-Pro is the New World Leader in Lifeguarding Courses

Lifeguard-Pro Certifications are:

  • Accepted in all 50 U.S. States
  • Accepted in all U.S. Territories
  • Approved by the U.S. Navy for Worldwide Use
  • Accepted by the U.S. Military for Use at U.S. Military Bases around the World
  • Accepted by United Nations Multi-National Peace-Keeping Forces for Use at Military Bases around the World
  • Used by Governments of States, Counties, Cities, and Towns
  • Used by State Parks, County Facilities, City Parks & Recreation Departments, Water Parks, and Amusement Parks
  • Used by Police Departments, Fire Departments, and Professional Rescuers across the Country
  • Used by Public Schools, Private Schools, Colleges, and Universities around the World
  • Used by Members of Prominent Youth Camp Organizations such as YMCA, Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts of America, American Camp Association (ACA), Easterseals, American Diabetes Foundation, Christian Camps Association, Jewish Camps Association, State Youth Camp Associations, and many more!
  • Used by Prominent Swimming Organizations for Swim Schools, Learn to Swim Programs, Swim Leagues, Swim Teams, Swim Coaches
  • Used by Public and Private Beaches, Public and Private Swimming Pools, Aquatic Centers, and many more!


Become a Lifeguard Now!


Easy Two-Part Training Format.  We make becoming a Lifeguard super-easy!

Convenient two-part training format. 

Part 1: Online Home-Study. Start Your Course Anytime from Anywhere!

Part 2: Convenient Instructor-Led Training Class.

Register for a Lifeguard Instructor Certification Course.



1. HOW IT WORKS. The Lifeguard-Pro certification program is widely recognized for offering the world's most convenient and available Lifeguard certification courses. Our comprehensive, online Home-Study Course lets you begin your Lifeguard course anytime from anywhere you have internet connectivity. During your Home-Study Course, you will progress at your own pace in the comfort and convenience of your own home, while you read your textbooks, watch your videos, and take your exams. Then, when you're ready, you'll schedule your own ultra-convenient, Instructor-Led Training Class at a location and date that is convenient for you. Lifeguard-Pro local Lifeguarding Instructors will conduct your Instructor-Led Training Class locally on the date you request -- even if you're the only candidate in the class! Now, don't you see why Lifeguard-Pro is widely recognized for offering the world's most convenient and available Lifeguarding courses?



2. SELECT YOUR COURSE. Lifeguard-Pro offers a selection of nationally and internationally recognized Lifeguarding courses.

Select the course that best fits your abilities and best prepares you for your job responsibilities.

  • Lifeguard Shallow Pool (max depth 5 ft.)
  • Lifeguard Swimming Pool (max depth 12 ft.)
  • Lifeguard Deep Pool (max depth 20 ft.)
  • Lifeguard Swimming Pool (max depth 12 ft.) + Youth Camp
  • Lifeguard Waterfront (Beaches)
  • Lifeguard Waterfront + Youth Camp
  • Lifeguard Water Park
  • Lifeguard Re-certification / Lifeguard Renewal
  • Add-On Lifeguard Deep Pool (max depth 20 ft.)
  • Add-On Lifeguard Waterfront
  • Add-On Lifeguard Youth Camp
  • Add-On Lifeguard Water Park
  • Lifeguard Instructor
  • Lifeguard Instructor Re-certification / Lifeguard Instructor Renewal

The full description and price of each Lifeguard-Pro course is published on our "Select Your Course" webpage.



3. REGISTER NOW. To start your Lifeguarding certification course, register for your online Home-Study Course. Go to our "Register Now" webpage and submit the simple registration form. Payment instructions will be automatically emailed to you. Follow the payment instructions, so you can immediately buy and begin your online Home-Study Course.


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EMPLOYERS: TRAIN YOUR STAFF AT YOUR FACILITY.  If you are an employer or group organizer, Lifeguard-Pro enables you to affordably host your group Lifeguarding, Water Safety Swim Instructor, CPR and/or First Aid training class at your facility on the dates you reserve. Super-Convenient!

Visit our informative Group Courses webpage for complete details.



CONTACT US. Still have questions? Don't worry.

Give our friendly customer service team a call.

We'll answer all your questions over the phone and even register you for your Lifeguarding certification course.

We’re available to assist you from 9am-9pm ET, 7-days a week.

Located Outside of the USA?  International clients and candidates can call, chat or text us for FREE from anywhere in the world. Contact us on Skype where our username is LIFEGUARD-PRO.ORG .

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