The American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter offers aquatic programs through our authorized providers. Classes are held at park, recreation and private facilities throughout the Bay Area. Click on the links below to view a list of organizations that offer lifeguard, water safety and swim lessons programs. Contact the organization near you for the availability of a specific class.
If you have program-specific questions, please phone the facility near you offering the class you are interested in taking. If you are an authorized provider of Red Cross aquatics courses and wish to post your class, please contact the health & safety support team at (415) 427-8091 or email InstructorSupport@usa.redcross.org.
Lifeguard Training Program (Lifeguarding, Lifeguarding Instructor Courses, etc)
Water Safety Program (Water Safety Instructor)
Swim Lessons Program (Learn-to-Swim)
Other Specialty Courses (GuardStart, Leader-led, Basic Water Rescue, etc)