Water Safety Instructor Certification


  • Frank G Berlin Sr Branch 1075 S Euclid Ave Sarasota, FL USA

AGES 16+ (Blended learning: 9 hours online/24 hours in class and pool.)

REGISTER IN PERSON AT THE YMCA OR CALL 941-955-8194
$200 members / $250 non-members with an additional registration fee with the American Red Cross of $35. This includes the manual.

American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) course will train and certify participants to be a swimming and water safety instructor, valid for 2 years. You must have a Red Cross swimming ability of a level 4 in the following strokes:

  • Front crawl: 25 yards
  • Back crawl:  25 yards
  • Elementary backstroke: 25 yards
  • Breast stroke: 25 yards
  • Butterfly: 15 yards
  • Sidestroke: 25 yards
  • Tread water and back float for 1 minute

This is a Water Safety Instructor blended learning course. Before class time, 6 to 8 hours of online course study will be required. 

ALL CLASSES IN FRANK G. BERLIN, SR. BRANCH MULTIPURPOSE STUDIO/POOL UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

4/30  1:30-5:30pm

5/1  5:30-8:30pm

5/2  5:30-8:30p

5/4  5:30-8:30p

5/7  3-6pm (Evalyn Sadlier Jones Branch)

5/9  5:30-8:30pm

5/11  5:30-8:30pm

5/16  5:30-8:30pm

5/18 5:30-8:30pm

5/23  5:30-8:30pm

 

FOR MORE INFO:
Lauran DeLagrange
941-955-8194 x122