Red Cross Safety Classes

Our Red Cross Safety Training Classes are led by skilled & experienced instructors & held right at AVAC®.

CPR/AED

Learn the skills necessary to give appropriate care, regardless of the type of emergency. This course explains the emergency medical services (EMS) system, & emphasizes the need for rapid medical assistance in an emergency, & provides instruction on CPR, use of an AED, caring for shock, & more.

Member $50, Guest $60
15% off CPR & First Aid on the same day (Member $85; Guest $102)
January 19 | April 19 | July 19 | October 18 | 1 - 4 pm

Basic First Aid

Focuses on life-threatening & non-life-threatening injuries & illnesses such as seizures, stroke, wounds, musculoskeletal injuries, hypothermia, heat exhaustion, & much more.

Member $50, Guest $60
15% off CPR & First Aid on the same day (Member $85; Guest $102)
January 19 | April 19 | July 19 | October 18 | 4 - 6 pm

Lifeguard Training/Review

Designed for professional rescuers, babysitters, parents, & anyone interested in learning how to recognize & respond to aquatic emergencies. It is the required course to work in California as a lifeguard at a swimming pool or water play area. Through combination of classroom lessons, videos, & in-water skill sessions, participants will learn overall what it takes to prevent aquatic injuries & respond to emergencies.

Lifeguarding | Member $310, Guest $330
March 7, 8, 14, 15 | 2 - 8 pm
March 28, 29, April 4, 5 | 2 - 8 pm
April 25, 26, May 2, 3 | 2 - 8 pm

Lifeguarding Review | Member $205, Guest $225
March 8, 14, 15 | 2 - 8 pm
March 29, April 4, 5 | 2 - 8 pm
April 26, May 2, 3 | 2 - 8 pm

Lifeguard Instructor (LGI)

Get certified to teach Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid, CPR, & more. Instructor candidates must be 17 years old, able to test out of all Red Cross Lifeguard written & skills tests on the first day, & be comfortable presenting in front of a group using various instruction techniques. Remember to bring your bathing suit, CPR mask, valid LGT/CPR/AED card & valid LGI certification.

Member $315, Guest $350
March 6, 7, 8, 14, 15 | 2 - 8 pm

Wilderness First Aid

Love the outdoors? Want to learn some advanced first aid techniques? This outdoor, hands-on class will prepare you to respond to any emergency, especially when professional help is delayed. Held at Vasona Park.

Location

Held at Almaden Valley Athletic Club®
5400 Camden Avenue, San Jose CA 95124

Registration

New Family? Call us at 408.267.4032, visit Swim School Customer Service, or Click here.
On the "Browse Available Classes" page, select the button "Red Cross" option, then choose the "Health & Safety Classes" check box.

Returning Family? Click here

Full refund for cancellations made 2 days prior to class. $65 cancellation fee for Lifeguarding course and $10 cancellation fee for CPR/First Aid on cancellations made within 48 hours of course.