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Safety Training for Swim Coaches

The primary purpose of the American Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches course is to provide a foundation for aquatics safety and provides a foundation on rescue skills.

Fee: $46 (in water skills session) +$19 American Red Cross AP fee
$21 (recertification n/review) +$19 American Red Cross AP fee

Complete online content before in-water skills session
Bring certificate to show completion of the online content

When: Saturday, August 6th
Time: 9:00 am – 12 pm (full course) 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm (recertification/review)
Location: Canton Family YMCA
1325 East Ash Street

(309) 647-1616


Go To to get started.
Click on "Training and Certification" tab
Select “aquatics” for class type
Click “find Class” tab
Find “change class” tab under “edit my choices”
Go to “Choose preferred classes”
Check “Swim Coach Training”
Click arrow to far right to: “change class type + location”
Click again to “change class time + day”
Click “show search results” tab on bottom right
Click “take this class” tab for Safety Training for Swim Coaches Online content only
Go to check out
Create account
Payment to American Red Cross