Lifeguard Training

Register for Lifeguard Training

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The City of Saint Paul offers a fun and challenging approach to lifeguard training. Students will learn lifeguard rescue skills, First Aid, Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for the Professional Rescuer, Emergency Oxygen Support, Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and so much more. Those who complete the training have the potential of being hired as a City of Saint Paul lifeguard. Must be 15 or older. Registration can be done online, over the phone, or in person. Lifeguard training is provide by the American Red Cross. 

Register for Lifeguard Training

  • Como Park Pool: 651-489-0378
  • Highland Aquatic Center: 651-695-3773
  • Great River Water Park: 651-642-0650

Already a trained lifeguard? GREAT! We are always looking for new guards and instructors, and we hire year-round! Regardless of what type of lifeguard certification you have, you could begin working for the City of Saint Paul in just a couple short weeks. To join the team call Great River Water Park at 651-642-0253 and speak with a supervisor.

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