Cleveland County YMCA

Dover Foundation YMCA - Aquatics Training


Sign up today for any of our 2019 classes! 


This is an American Red Cross course. Participants must be at least 15 years old to participate. This is a 3 day course that includes time in the water and time in a classroom setting. Please come prepared for both all three days. Saturday and Sunday there will be lunch breaks provided. Please either bring your own lunch or money to buy lunch. 

The fee is $140 for Members and $200 for Non-Members. Our classes are held monthly and twice a month closer to summer months!

Already Lifeguard certified?

Re-certification Classes are also available if you need to renew and your certifications have not expired yet! These classes are done on Saturday of the certification classes and the fee is $75.


For more information contact the Aquatics Coordinator


Friday- Swim test, CPR/First Aid, Coursework (Pool), come in bathing suit and bring a change of clothes for class time. 5:00pm-9:00pm 


Saturday- Course work continues (pool) Come in bathing suit, bring a change of clothes for lunch. You can either bring your own lunch or go out with the group to get lunch. 9:00am-5:00pm


Sunday- Complete any course work (pool) written test, Practical. Depending on the amount of work left to do this day may be from 1:00pm-5:00pm or 9:00am-5:00pm. 



    Click on your dates to sign up today!

 Month Full Class  Re-Certification
June 7th-9th
 July 12th-14th

Cost: $140 for members/ $200 for potential members. 

Scholarships available for those who qualify. 

If you are going to work for us this class may be FREE call today to find out!

Kimberlee Farris, Aquatics Coordinator

Aquatics Office: (704) 669-3627

Welcome Center: (704) 484- 9622