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Lifeguard Certification

UT Dallas is proud to offer American Red Cross Certification Courses. To register or for more information, visit the University Recreation front control desk at the Activity Center, or call at 972-883-2090. Please note that all dates, times and locations are subject to change.

Pre-registration is required for all certification courses. Enroll online »


CPR/AED Certification (for the workplace)

AC Members Non-AC Members
$60 $80

Date (choose 1 day) Location Time
Wednesday May 24th Rec Center West 2 - 4pm
Tuesday June 27th Racquetball Court 1 6 - 8pm
Friday July 21st MP-Green 10am - noon

Lifeguard Certification

Session Times Prices
Class I
$200 (members)
$220 (non-members)
May 19th 6pm - 9pm
May 20th 9am - 6pm
May 21th Noon - 6pm
May 27th 9am - 6pm
May 28th Noon - 6pm
Class II
June 15th 6pm - 9pm
June 16th 9am - 6pm
June 17th 9am - 6pm
June 18th Noon - 6pm
If you are 15 or older and looking for a great summer job or a challenging career that's in demand, the American Red Cross lifeguard program is a great place to start. This course certifies you to lifeguard almost anywhere in the country and teaches you many useful rescue skills, both on water and on land. You must attend all dates in the session to complete the course. Pre-Requisites: Swim 300 yards continuous, brick pull in under 1:40; 2 minute tread with no hands. Registration closes the Wednesday before the session begins.

Lifeguard Challenge (re-certification)

Dates Times Prices

Saturday June 3rd

Saturday June 10th

12pm - 4pm $95 (members)
$115 (non-members)
Do you know your stuff? Come renew your lifeguard certification without having to retake the whole course! In the lifeguard challenge course you will be tested over all the necessary life-saving skills taught in the official Red Cross lifeguarding course. These include, but are not limited to: CPR/AED skills, water rescue skills, spinal injury treatment and first aid. You must have a prior lifeguard certification to take this course. For more information on dates and times, please contact UTD Aquatics

Bloodborne Pathogens

AC Members Non-AC Members
$30 $40

Date (choose 1 day) Location Time
Wednesday May 24th Rec Center West 4 - 4:30pm
Tuesday June 27th Racquetball Court 1 8 - 8:30pm
Friday July 21st MP-Green 12 - 12:30pm

First Aid Certification

AC Members Non-AC Members
$60 $80

Date (choose 1 day) Location Time
Wednesday May 31st
MP-Green
Noon - 2pm
Tuesday June 20th Racquetball Court 1 6 - 8pm
Friday July 14th MP-Orange 10am - 12pm

WSI Certification

AC Members Non-AC Members
$200 $220

Date Time
May 12th - 14th
May 20th - 21st
Fridays 6-9pm
Saturdays 9am - 6pm
Sundays 12pm - 6pm

Location

Activity Center Natatorium
Activity Center Mezzanine
*Must attend all dates

For more information, please contact UTD Aquatics