Lifeguard Recertification


General Information

  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Re-Certification class is only open to those with current American Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, CPR/AED certifications. This class will re-certify participants in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR, AED and First Aid for two years.
  • Registration will close on the day prior to the start day of class.
  • Books will be provided for the course; however, if a participant wishes to keep the book they must purchase one for an additional $40 dollars. Participants can download the material from the Red Cross website at no cost.
  • If you are affiliated with UK you can register HERE. If you do not have a UK Link blue account or you need to register a dependent please call (859) 257–7940. For additional questions please email

Class requirements

  • Participants must have current certification (or certification expiration date is less than 30 days past).
  • Must successfully perform pre-lifeguard skills test on the first day of class:
    • Swim 300 yards continuously of either breaststroke or freestyle NO TIME REQUIREMENT.
    • Start in the water‚ swim 20yds using front crawl or breaststroke‚ surface dive 7-10 feet‚ retrieve a 10-pound object‚ return to the surface‚ swim 20 yds back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps‚ within the time frame of 1 minute and 40 seconds.

Current Offerings 

LG Review #1

Sat, Mar 5 2022 at 12:00 PM until 6:00 PM

Sun, Mar 6 2022 at 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM

LG Review #2

Sat, Apr 16 2022 at 12:00 PM until 6:00 PM

Sun, Apr 17 2022 at 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM 

Additional Information