$240 Members/$280 Activity Members

Learn the critical skills needed to become a lifeguard and possibly work at the White Rock YMCA this summer. Must be 16 or older, swim 100 yards, swim 50 yards of five specific strokes, surface dive to 9 feet, and follow instructions. Training includes CPR/First Aid. A total of 8.5 hours of online training is required.

Please fill out the Lifeguard Packet and return it to the YMCA's Welcome Center.

Class Dates:

Session 1: May 1 - May 4

Session 2: May 8 - May 11

Session 3: May 22 - May 25


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The White Rock YMCA is now taking applications for seasonal/summer staff to help us strengthen the foundation of our community. Are you safety driven, dependable, and looking for a fun and exciting job? Apply today

Now Hiring:


Swim Lesson Instructors

Safety Around Water Team Leaders

Safety Around Water Team Members

Swim Lesson Instructor Training Dates: May 17-18, June 1-2