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Become a Lifeguard with the City of San Ramon

We are hiring for summer 2020!Become a Lifeguard!

If you are interested in a position please apply below!

  • We are conducting online interviews

Not certified? No problem!
Apply now and take a lifeguard training course later. 

  1. Apply to be a Lifeguard and interview

  2. Register and complete the online Lifeguard Training portion

  3. Register and complete the in-person Lifeguard Training once the pools open

  4. Become a Lifeguard with the City of San Ramon!

For more information visit the lifeguard training menu below!

Available Positions:

Lifeguard I $13.00 - $15.60/hr
Lifeguard II $14.30 - $17.16/hr

Apply to be a Lifeguard Today!

Being a Lifeguard is much more than just another job. Why should you become a Lifeguard?

  • Learn Important Safety Skills
  • Stand Out on Your College Applications
  • Gain Leadership Experience
  • Great Pay
  • Work with Friends and Make New Ones
  • Have Fun and Hang Out at the Pool

If you successfully complete a City of San Ramon Lifeguard class, participants that get hired and work as a Lifeguard for the City of San Ramon will be eligible to receive a $50 reimbursement toward the training class fee!

For more information, please contact Kevin Boggs, Aquatics Coordinator at (925) 973-3246 or kboggs@sanramon.ca.gov

Join the San Ramon Team!


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Lifeguard Training

Lifeguard Training

Start preparing for one of the best jobs in town – Lifeguarding poolside! The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course provides participants with the entry level knowledge and skills required to prevent, recognize and respond to emergencies.

Successful completion of all practical skills and written tests will provide certifications in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED for Lifeguards, First Aid for Public Safety Personnel, Oxygen Administration and Preventing Disease Transmission.

Scholarships are available for this program. Resuscitation mask and lifeguard pack are provided.

Prerequisites: Must be 15 years old, able to swim 300 yards non-stop using freestyle and breast stroke, recover a 10lb weight from 7ft of water and tread water for 2 minutes with no hands. Upcoming classes:

Lifeguard Training during COVID-19

Spring 2020 Classes:

Take Lifeguard Training in two simple steps!

Step 1 - Lifeguard Training Online

 Register below to take the online portion of the lifeguard training course at your own pace at home.  A link to the online course will be available in your registration confirmation.  
Act # 7220 
Free 

Register Now!

Step 2 - Lifeguard Training In-Person

When lifeguard training in-person courses are available for registration, sign up for a course that works for you.  Bring a copy of your online training completion certificate to the first day of class. 
Act# TBD
Schedule:  TBD 
San Ramon Olympic Pool 
$229 (R) / $286.25 (N) 

 

Summer 2020 Classes: 

Act # 6647  
July 7 - July 18
San Ramon Olympic Pool 
Tue / Thu 8:30am - 12:30pm 
Sat 8:00am-5:00pm 
$229 (R) / $286.25 (N)

Register Now!

 If you successfully complete a City of San Ramon Lifeguard class, participants that get hired and work as a Lifeguard for the City of San Ramon will be eligible to receive a $50 reimbursement toward the training class fee!

For questions or more information, please contact us.

Lifeguard Instructor Training

Lifeguard Instructor TrainingThe American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Training course prepares participants to use course and presentation materials, conduct lifeguard training courses and evaluate the progress of course participants.

Successful completion of all practical skills and written tests will provide certification in Lifeguard Instructor.

Prerequisites:

Must be 17 years old, currently certified as an ARC Lifeguard and able to demonstrate all skills sufficiently. Participants will also be required to complete an online pre-course prior to the first day of class.

Upcoming Classes:

January 2021

Water Safety Instructor Training

Water Safety InstructorThe American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Training course prepares participants to teach American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim and Water Safety Courses. Instructors will learn to use course materials, plan and conduct classes as well as evaluate student progress.

Successful completion of all practical skills and written tests will provide certification as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Prerequisites:

Must be 16 years old, able to swim the four competitive strokes, sidestroke and elementary backstroke. Participants will also be required to complete a portion of the class online.

Upcoming Classes:

February 2021 

The City of San Ramon is a licensed training provider of the American Red Cross.  

American Red Cross Licensed Training Provider