American Red Cross logo
Your Y is happy to offer the following trainings throughout the year:
  • Lifeguard Certification Training
  • Babysitter's Training
  • Lifeguard Instructor (LGI) Training

Upcoming Red Cross Trainings:


Lifeguard Instructor (LGI) Trainingyouth swims laps in the eugene ymca aquatics center
American Red Cross
Becoming A Lifeguard Leader

Who: Those 17 years and older who have a current Lifeguard Certification and successfully complete the Pre-Course Skill Evaluation
Cost: $275 for Members /$285 for Community Members

The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding Instructor course is to provide class participants with the skills necessary to teach the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course. Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Lifeguarding Instructor Certification valid for 2 years. LGI Candidates also need to:

  • Possess a current American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Complete online Pre-Coursework prior to July 27
  • Successfully Complete Pre-Course Skill Evaluation

Upon Registration you will receive an email from your course instructor with more information and class details.

Lifeguard Instructor (LGI) Training
Course Dates: July 28-30
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 26
Course Times:
Friday, July 28: 6:00pm to 10:00pm - Meet in Eugene Family YMCA lobby  
Saturday, July 29: 8:00am to 6:00pm  
Sunday, July 30: 8:00am to 6:00pm 


For More Information:
Victor Tilghman, Associate Aquatics Director

541.686.9622 x206