AMERICAN RED CROSS | 2 Day Water Safety Instructor Class

Water Safety Instructor Classes Fill Up Quickly!

SAVE $50.00 – Sign up for two courses at the same time OR two participants for the same course!

Valid for Lifeguard Training, Lifeguard Instructor, Water Safety Instructor Only. 


2 Day Water Safety Instructor Certification

Water Safety Instructor Orange County ClassesLos Angeles Classes, San Diego Classes


Steps to Sign Up for Water Safety Instructor

STEP 1 – Choose a class date and location from the table below 

STEP 2 – Click “Add to Cart” then click “View Cart” and select the number of participants

STEP 3 – Complete participant information and billing process

STEP 4 – Download Manual – print or download course manuals and bring to class

STEP 5 – Complete American Red Cross Online Course – at least 1 day prior to the first class date


Onsite Certification & Group Discounts Available. We Will Come to You!



The American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) will train and certify participants to be a swimming and water safety instructor, valid for 2 years. Water Safety Instructor is a blended learning format course, with both online and classroom components.


You may sign up for more than one course and/or more than one participant at the same time.

Once the registration and billing process is complete, participants will receive an email confirmation with course details. Participants may also mail in the Course Fee and Wavier Release Form. Please feel free to contact us with any questions. Thank you


WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | Prerequisites and Course Fees

  • PREREQUISITES: Participants must be at least 16 years old, complete American Red Cross online course, able to swim proficiently in six strokes – 25 yards of each stroke: front crawl or freestyle, back crawl or back stroke, breaststroke, butterfly, sidestroke and elementary backstroke and tread water for 2 minutes. The American Red Cross requires the following for successful course completion: participants must attend all scheduled dates and times, demonstrate proficient skills and pass a writing exam with a score of at least 80 percent.
  • COURSE FEE: $275.00 – Water Safety Instructor, Free T-shirt

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | Class Dates, Locations, Pricing

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WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | How to Print Your Certification

  • Profile Login:
  • Login with the username and password you created during the online course
  • Click “My Learning; My Transcripts; Print Certification

*If you cannot remember your username/password, contact American Red Cross Training at 1-800-RED CROSS

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | Continuing Education Units (CEU)

The American Red Cross offers continuing education units (CEU) to maintain a license and/or certification. The American Red Cross is an approved authorized provider for the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). CEUs are offered as an add-on to training courses completed through the American Red Cross. Visit to learn how to obtain CEUs.