Lifeguards and pool managers must obtain Lifeguard, First Aid, 
and CPR certification prior to employment.

We will hire you, even if you have not completed the course,
but you must be enrolled and complete the certification before
opening day.

Leslie James (Edmond/NW OKC)  
(405) 812-8512

- Highly experienced instructor *NWPM's 1st Choice for NEW lifeguards*
- American RedCross Certification 
- Space is limited and classes fill up quickly

Cleveland County Family YMCA(Norman) 
- Blended course (classroom portion online)
- YMCA Lifeguard V6 Certification
- Must be 16 to register
- Space is limited

Rose State College 
(405) 733-7396

University of Oklahoma (Murray Case Sells Swim Complex) 
(405) 325-4837

Recertification Option for Expired Certifications
*You must have been previously certified - not recommended for new lifeguards*
- G
ood for 1 season with NWPM only (not transferrable to other facilities)
- Taught by a NWPM Supervisor (Former American RedCross Lifeguard Instructor)
- You must show you proof of prior certification
- Complete a CPR course (online or in-person) prior to the lifeguard training 
​- $85.00

2021 SESSIONS (you only need to attend 1 session)

Session 1    Saturday/Sunday May 1-2          10:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDMOND - OAK TREE PARK CLUBHOUSE AND POOL

Session 2    Saturday/Sunday May 15-16      10:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDMOND - OAK TREE PARK CLUBHOUSE AND POOL

Session 3    Saturday/Sunday May 22-23     10:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDMOND - OAK TREE PARK CLUBHOUSE AND POOL

Session 4    To Be Determined                                                        MOORE - WILLIAMSON FARMS CLUBHOUSE AND POOL

TO REGISTER, send an email to

Include the Following:

     1. First and Last Name 
2. Which session/dates/location you would like to attend
     3. Where you were previously certified

     4. How you will pay $85.00 (cash, check, Venmo)

*You may register and attend this course before you are hired, but attending this course does NOT guarantee employment. Just because you register for the recertification course does not mean you have a job.