Lifeguard & CPR Classes

The Carver Center provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over.

Learn the latest safety and rescue techniques from experienced instructors, and develop skills to use for a lifetime. As a student, you will develop skills that will not only help you stay safe and help others enjoy the water safely, but also help you begin, or advance, your career.

MINIMUM AGE: 15 years; Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguard Training Course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years. The Lifeguard manual is provided at the completion of the course.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Swim 300 yards continuously; tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds by starting in the water, swimming 20 yards; surface dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point; exit the water without using steps of ladder.

*Must score 80 or above on written tests for CPR/AED/First Aid and Lifeguard Skills.


Saturdays – October 12, 19, 26, 2019
11:00am – 5:00PM
Pricing: $300 for FULL Course
Lifeguard Training Course Registration Form

Lifeguard Training Course – October flyer

*This course is being offered at a significantly reduced cost of $150 for those committing to lifeguard at Carver for the remainder of 2019. (must be 16 years old) 


Sunday, October 13, 2019
10:00am – 3:00 pm
Pricing: $180 for FULL Course


CPR/AED Training Course – October flyer

Questions about our Lifeguard, CPR/AED Training Courses and the Lifeguard Work Opportunity? Please contact Grace Quinton 914-305-6010 / for details

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