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The JCC offers a variety of American Red Cross Training and classes.  Certification is obtained upon passing the necessary test put forth in the American Red Cross guidelines.

Full payment is due at the time of registration. An administrative fee of $35 will be retained for all cancellations and/or if participant is unable to complete the training.



Lifeguard CERTIFICATION

Member & Non Member, Ages 15+
Learn the skills needed to be a professional lifeguard. Topics covered include teamwork, rescue and water surveillance skills, First Aid, and CPR/AED. Participants must be 15 years old and pass the pre-course to obtain certification.

The pre-course will be held one week prior to certification classes. To pass the pre-course participants must: swim 300yds. continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds- starting in the water, swimming 20yds, surface dive to a depth of 7-10 ft., retrieve 10lb object, return to surface, swim 20yds on back to return to starting point, exit water without steps or ladder

November 16 & 24-25
 Friday, Nov.16          4:30-5:30 p.m. (Mandatory Pre-Course)
 Saturday, Nov. 27     8:00 - 5:00 p.m.
 Sunday, Nov. 28       8:00 - 5:00 p.m.
 Member: $150  |  Non: $200  |  code: 14-1116

December 14 & 22-23
 Friday, Dec. 14          4:30-5:30 p.m. (Mandatory Pre-Course)
 Saturday, Dec.22       8:00 - 5:00 p.m.
 Sunday, Dec.23         8:00 - 5:00 p.m..
 Member: $150 |  Non: $200 | code: 14-1214



Lifeguard Re-Certification

Members & Non Members, Ages 15+ 
Open to individuals who have gone through, and passed, the ARC Lifeguard Certification Course. Previous Lifeguard Certification documentation must be presented. Participants only need to attend one class to obtain re-certification. Listed hours include a 60 minute lunch break. 

Saturday, November 10
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.   (Includes lunch break)
Member: $95  |  Non: $135  |  code: 14-1110

Saturday, December 8
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.   (Includes lunch break)
Member: $95  |  Non: $135  |  code: 14-1208



Babysitting Training

Member & Non Member, Ages 10+   (Minimum 5)
Learn knowledge and skills necessary to care for children and infants. Learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep yourself and others safe, help children behave, and basic first aid.

Sunday, November 18
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.       Member: $55  |  Non: $70  |  code: 14-1118

Saturday, December 29
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.       Member: $55  |  Non: $70  |  code: 14-1229



register

 - Online via our website
 - Call the JCC Registrar at (402) 334-6419
 - Stop by or call Member Services at (402) 334-6426

For more information contact

Ben Novak
(402) 334-6473 |  bnovak@jccomaha.org

Aquatics Department
(402) 334-6473