Water Safety Instructor Class

Become a certified American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This certification course will train instructor candidates to teach water safety, swimming skills and techniques. All registration must be done by contacting the Aquatics Coordinator at (731) 881-7718.

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  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform the following swimming skills:
    • Front Crawl 25 yards
    • Back Crawl 25 yards
    • Breaststroke 25 yards
    • Elementary Backstroke 25 yards
    • Sidestroke 25 yards
    • Butterfly 15 yards
  • Maintain position on back for 1 minute in deep water by floating or sculling
  • Tread water for 1 minute


  • $150 for public
  • $75 for current Campus Recreation employees

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