On behalf of the City of Myrtle Beach and the Carolina Chapter of the American Red Cross, I would
like to thank you for your interest in the Water Safety Instructor Training Program.
In the Water Safety Instructor Training course you will be taught the knowledge and skills needed
to plan and teach courses in the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program. You will be
given practice-teaching assignments, which will give you experience in presenting information and
teaching skills to course candidates, conducting classes and evaluating skills.
Course work will include physical exercise. Online, classroom and take home assignments require
attentiveness to reading and lectures. The Pre-Course consists of the following skills test: Swim
the following strokes consistent with
American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Level 4 stroke Performance Criteria:
Front crawl – 25 yards Back crawl – 25 yards Breaststroke – 25 yards
Elementary backstroke – 25 yards Sidestroke – 25 yards
Butterfly – 15 yards
Maintain position on back 1 minute in deep water (floating or sculling).
Tread water for 1 minute.
Proof that you will be at least 16 years old by the scheduled course completion date.
Course Fee: $115 City Residents/$195 Non-City
Materials: Purchase or download materials at redcross.org REQUIRED
April 11-14th 8am—12pm
May 14-15th 8am—5pm
Amanda Payne 843-918-2286 email@example.com
What you need to bring to your LG Class
• Appropriate and comfortable bathing suite
• Lunch and snacks—there will be no
• Extra Clothes
• Drivers License
• Proof of online completion
LIFEGUARD INSTRUCTOR INFORMATION
Lauren Wolf: 843-918-2285 firstname.lastname@example.org
Kaitlyn Holmes: 843-918-2277 email@example.com
Debbie Borash: 843-918-1463 firstname.lastname@example.org
Haileigh Fickes: 843-918-1653
Myrtle Beach Aquatics
Pepper Geddings Recreation Center 3205 Oak Street
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577