Lifeguard Training

Class meets: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm p.m.


This course trains participants in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid. Please note: course pre-requisites skills test will occur within the first hour of the class. Participants who do not pass pre-requisites will be charged a $50 administration fee (course materials) and unable to continue in the course.

Course Pre-Requisites:

-Participant must be age 15 by the last day of class

-Swim 300 yards continuously (front crawl & breaststroke)

-Retrieve a 10lb brick in nine feet of water

-Tread water for 2 minutes using only legs

Upon successful completion of this course, participants receive an American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certificate (Lifeguarding, CPR/AED & First Aid) which is valid for 2 years.

Sign up for Lifeguard Training

Chaska Community Center aquatic features:

  • Outdoor splash pad for children (infants must wear a swim diaper, adult supervision required)
  • 4 lane lap pool with a giant waterslide, rope swing, and diving platform
  • Leisure pool with a zero-depth entry featuring the caterpillar slide and interactive water features
  • Sauna and Steam rooms
Aquatic Center Pool and Water Fountain and slides