WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION – Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Ventura
WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION – 2 DAY COURSE

American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification will train and certify participants to be a swimming and water safety instructor, valid for 2 years. Participants must be at least 16 years old to participate in the Water Safety Instructor certification course. Water Safety Instructor is a blended learning format course, with both online and classroom components.  The American Red Cross requires all Water Safety Instructor candidates to complete the American Red Cross Online Course prior to the first class date. There is an additional $35.00 online course fee payable to the American Red Cross for the online course. Frequently Asked Questions

 

REGISTRATION STEPS FOR WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR (WSI)

STEP 1  Click CLASS SCHEDULE below

STEP 2  Click ADD TO CART then VIEW CART

STEP 3  Complete participant information and billing process

STEP 4 – Download Manual and Training Forms – download or print

STEP 5  Complete American Red Cross Online Course – prior to the first class date

 

 

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WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | Class Schedule

GROUP DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE – WE WILL COME TO YOU!

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.

 

Class Spots Date Time Location Cost Pay Now!
Water Safety Instructor 2 Sat, Jul 30, 2016 -
Sun, Jul 31, 2016
8:00 am -
7:30 pm
Cathedral Catholic High School
5555 Del Mar Heights Rd, San Diego
295.00 Add to Cart
Water Safety Instructor 4 Sat, Aug 20, 2016 -
Sun, Aug 21, 2016
8:00 am -
7:30 pm
City of Huntington Beach
1600 Palm Ave, Huntington Beach
295.00 Add to Cart
Water Safety Instructor 9 Sat, Sep 24, 2016 -
Sun, Sep 25, 2016
8:00 am -
7:30 pm
Splash! La Mirada
13806 La Mirada Blvd., La Mirada
295.00 Add to Cart
Water Safety Instructor 9 Sat, Oct 15, 2016 -
Sun, Oct 16, 2016
8:00 am -
7:30 pm
Cathedral Catholic High School
5555 Del Mar Heights Rd, San Diego
295.00 Add to Cart
Water Safety Instructor 10 Sat, Nov 5, 2016 -
Sun, Nov 6, 2016
8:00 am -
7:30 pm
Splash! La Mirada
13806 La Mirada Blvd., La Mirada
295.00 Add to Cart

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | Prerequisites

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, tread water for 1 minutes and float on back in deep water for 1 minute. 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

$295.00 – Water Safety Instructor, Free T-shirt

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | What to Bring to Class

WHAT TO BRING TO CLASS

  1. Proof of Age
  2. Proof of Online Course Completion
  3. Download Course Manuals and Print Training Forms
  4. Bathing Suit – one piece swim suits for females; Rash Guard – optional
  5. Towel; Sun Block; Paper; Writing Utensil; Lunch or Lunch Money

*Please allow 15 extra minutes for parking and facility check-in

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | Refund Policy/Class Transfer

REFUND POLICY

There are no refunds once the course fee has been received. Includes: participants who do not successfully complete the course or course prerequisites, do not attend all scheduled class dates and times, do not pass course land and water skills with proficiency (according to American Red Cross requirements) or do not pass the written exam with a score of at least 80 percent.

 

CLASS TRANSFER | Class Transfer Fee is $45.00

Participants must notify Streamline Health Services of a class transfer, at least 72 hours prior to the first class date – of the class you are currently registered. Once your class transfer has been approved by Streamline Health Services, please complete the Class Transfer form and submit a new Waiver Release. Participants may transfer one time, once course fees have been received. The Class Transfer Fee is $45.00. Streamline Health Services must receive the transfer fee, in order to complete the class transfer and hold a spot in the class you are transferring into. Please choose a class date and location you will be able to attend.

 

Streamline Health Services reserves the right to cancel any class, due to low enrollment numbers. If a class is cancelled, paid participants will be notified 48 hours prior to the first class date, by telephone.

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | 7 Class Locations

La Mirada, Los Angeles:                          Splash! La Mirada Regional Aquatics Center

Torrance, Los Angeles:                            South Bay Aquatics

Huntington Beach, Orange County:         City of Huntington Beach Indoor Pool

San Clemente, Orange County:               City of San Clemente Aquatics Center

Los Alamitos, Orange County:                 Watersafe Swim School Aquatic Center

Del Mar Heights, San Diego:                   Cathedral Catholic High School

Simi Valley, Ventura County:                    Rancho Simi Community Park

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR | Print Certification

  1. Profile Login: https://classes.redcross.org
  2. Login with the username and password you created during the online course
  3. 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 www.redcross.org/take-a-class/certificates-ceus to learn how to obtain CEUs.

     

    ADDITIONAL WATER SAFETY & LIFEGUARD TRAINING COURSES
    WATER SAFETY TODAY CERTIFICATION – 1.5 Hour Course

    American Red Cross Water Safety Today certification meets the State of California’s water safety certification minimum requirement for foster care and adoptive parents. Water Safety Today provides participants with the knowledge to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies. The Water Safety Today course consists of a 1.5-hour lecture; there are no in-water skill sessions. The American Red Cross Water Safety Today certification has no expiration. Our Water Safety Today classes are taught in Los Angeles, Orange  County, Riverside County, San Diego and Ventura County, California.

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    BASIC WATER RESCUE CERTIFICATION – 3 Hour Course

    American Red Cross Basic Water Rescue certification meets the State of California’s water safety certification requirement for foster care and adoptive parents. Basic Water Rescue provides participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies. The Basic Water Rescue course consists of a 2-hour lecture and a 1-hour in-water basic rescue skills session. The American Red Cross Basic Water Rescue certification is valid for 3 years. Our Basic Water Rescue classes are taught in Los Angeles, Orange  County, Riverside County, San Diego and Ventura County, California.

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    LIFEGUARD TRAINING CERTIFICATION – 2 Day Course

    American Red Cross Lifeguard Training certification will certify participants to be lifeguards. The Lifeguard Training course includes the following certifications: Lifeguard Training, First Aid and CRR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, valid for 2 years. Our 2-DAY Lifeguard Training classes are taught in Los Angeles, Orange  County, Riverside County, San Diego and Ventura County, California.

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    TITLE 22 FIRST AID FOR PUBLIC SAFETY – 1 Day Course

    American Red Cross First Aid for Public Safety Personnel (FAPSP) course, also known as “Title 22 First Aid.” The Title 22 course provides California fire fighters, peace officers and lifeguards certification in Public Safety Personnel and Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies and Childbirth, which meets the first aid training requirements found in the California Code of Regulations. Our 1-DAY Title 22 classes are taught in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Riverside County, Ventura County, California.

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