Lifeguard Training

The Bellevue Club offers American Red Cross Lifeguarding in a Blended Learning format.


Blended Learning combines online learning with on-site skill sessions

This blended learning course requires at-home computer and internet access. You will be emailed a link to gain access to the online portion by the Tuesday prior to class and will take about 6-8 hours to complete. To successfully complete the course, you must attend the entire course, complete all online learning modules, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, and pass the final written exams with a minimum grade of 80 percent. Upon successful completion, you will receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for two years.


participants must meet the following requirements

• Be at least 15 years old before the last scheduled class date.
• Complete online material prior to the start of the in-person portion.
• Pass one prerequisite skills evaluation on the first day of class which includes: swimming 300 meters, treading water for two minutes without hands, and retrieving a ten-pound brick from a depth of nine feet and swimming 20 meters using legs only.

Class Schedule & Fees

Lifeguard Review Course

The purpose of the review course is to give currently certified American Red Cross Lifeguards the opportunity to review course content within a formal course setting. The review course format optimizes a participant’s ability to successfully complete the knowledge and skills evaluations. Click here to register.

There is no online blended learning component required for this class.  

Within 24 hours of submitting your registration, you are required to send proof of current (or expired less than 30 days by the start of the course) lifeguarding certification to If this is not sent, you may be removed from the class roster.

Review Course Dates

January 8
January 29
February 26
March 26
April 30
May 28
June 25

Blended Learning Course Dates

Course dates & Times | Saturdays & Sundays: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
See registration page for current availability

Class Name Date Times
Class #1 Jan 8-9 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #2 Jan 15-16 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #3 Jan 22-23 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Review Class #1 Jan 29 8am-8pm
Class # 4 Feb 5-6 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #5 Feb 12-13 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #6 Feb 19-20 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Review Class #2 Feb 26 8am-8pm
Class #7 March 5-6 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #8 March 12-13 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #9 March 19-20 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Review Class #3 March 26 8am-8pm
Class #10 April 2-3 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #11 April 9-10 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #12 April 16-17 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #13 April 23-24 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Review Class #4 April 30 8am-8pm
Class #14 May 7-8 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #15 May 14-15 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #16 May 21-22 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Review Class #5 May 28 8am-8pm
Class #17 June 4-5 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #18 June 11-12 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Class #19 June 18-19 Sat + Sun 10am-8pm
Review Class #6 June 25 8am-8pm

Additional class dates will be announced by June 1, 2022


Lifeguard Course – Blended Learning: $275/non-member; $225 member*

Review Course – $175/non-member; $145 member*


*No refunds are issued within 7 days in advance of the class, except in the event of illness.  A full refund, less Eventbrite (registration processing) fees, will be issued if requested at least 7 days before the start of the class.  A $50 transfer fee applies when changing courses.  No refunds or credits are issued to participants who do not successfully complete this course. 

what to expect/what to bring

This format condenses lifeguard training all into one weekend.  Participants should plan to spend long periods of time in the water and in the classroom.
The following items are *required or recommended:

  • *State-issued photo ID (school ID is acceptable)
  • *Proof of completion of online content
  • *Swimsuit
  • *Goggles
  • Water bottle
  • Food or meal plans
  • Warm, dry change of clothes for classroom
  • Contact case/solution if worn – participants are require to open eyes underwater
  • Deck footwear
  • Proof of current certification (review class only)


Bellevue Club


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  • 5 A.M. – 11 P.M.
  • 6 A.M. – 11 P.M.
  • 6 A.M. – 9 P.M.
11200 Southeast Sixth Street,
Bellevue, WA 98004
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