Lifeguarding Classes

2023 Lifeguard Certification

Prior to registration, candidate must complete: online portion of the course and print the certificate that you received after completing the online portion.

Each candidate will need to pass a pretest prior to starting the in-water portion of the course. The pretest will be scheduled with the candidate after he/she registers online.

The pretest will consist of 300 yard swim using front crawl or breaststroke, tread water for 2 minutes using only your legs and retrieve an object from the dive well.

Candidates must be 15 years old on or before the last day of class. Proof of birth date is required.

Lifeguard Training Class Schedule:

  • Option 1: April 15 – 16 daily 9am-5pm
    • ​*Registration available until April 1*


  • Option 2: June 7 – 8 – daily 9am-5pm
    • *Registration available until May 24*

Fees: $250.00 + Red Cross fee for online portion

2023 Lifeguard Re-Certification

Re-Certification ​Schedule

  • June 13 from 9am-5pm
    • *Registration available until June 6*

Class Fees: $150.00 + Red Cross fee for online portion

Contact Tyra Riepl at 701-663-3118 or at with any additional questions.

Lifeguarding Classes