Aquatic related classes

We offer a variety of class and certification opportunities to members and non-members. Certain classes are taught by certified American Red Cross instructors and are available to participants who are at least 15 years of age. Please review the class list below for available class dates.


Participants can register and pay online or at the SRWC welcome desk. E-mail Nick Weber with questions concerning classes.

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Class Offerings

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American Red Cross Lifeguarding Class

Lifeguarding Class Information

Course Dates: Thursday January 3rd thru Sunday January 6th, 2019

Course Times:  Thursday & Friday 2pm - 8pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am - 6pm; must attend all sessions

Course Cost:  $200/members and $225/non-members

Course Location:  The University of Akron Ocasek Natatorium

Address:  382 Carroll Street, Akron, OH 44325

Register Online here:  Lifeguarding Course Online Registration

Certified Pool Operator Course

2-Day Course Dates: Thursday March 28th & Friday March 29th, 2019

1-Day Course Date:  Friday March 29th, 2019

Course Cost:  $300 for 2-day course and $325 for Blended Learning 1-Day course (must complete online content prior to Friday class day)

Course Location:  The University of Akron Student Recreation & Wellness Center

Address:  382 Carroll Street, Akron, OH 44325

Register Online here:  CPO Online Registration

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