Lifeguard Training 2014:

Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. 1.What swimming skills are required to enter the course?

You must swim 300 yards without stopping & show the front crawl and breast stroke.  You must bring a 10 lb. brick up from the bottom of the pool.  You must tread water for 2 minutes using only your legs.


  1. 2.What certifications will I receive after I take the course?

Your course is sponsored by the American Red Cross.  You will receive your certifications in Lifeguard Training, First Aid Basics, and CPR for the Professional Rescuer.


  1. 3.For what period are the certifications valid?

Lifeguard Training, First Aid, and CPR certifications are all valid for 2 years.


  1. 4.Am I guaranteed a job if I pass the course?

Yes, we guarantee you a job with our company. We try to find you an assignment as close to your home as possible.


  1. 5.What if I can’t attend any of these course dates?

We run courses all summer, please call us to see if a later course is more convenient for you.


  1. 6.What will happen after I sign up for the course?

Someone from our office will contact you before the course to confirm that you are coming, and also to advise you what to bring and answer any questions you might have.


  1. 7.What is the cost of the training?

The course is $100.00 for people who are going to work for us this summer, and $375.00 for people who do not work for us.

Lifeguard Training

To enroll in a course:

Call 1 800 736 9766 and be sure to send a check or money order to:


Fox Pool Management

111 Pheasant Run

Newtown PA, 18940


Please include your name, address, telephone number, and the number of the course you are signing up for.

Lifeguard Training Course Beachcomber #15
Monday, July 28th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday, July 29th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, July 30th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Lifeguard Training Course Beachcomber #16
Monday, August 4th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday, August 5th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 6th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Lifeguard Training Course Beachcomber #17
Monday, August 11th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday, August 12th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 13th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.Course_signup_3.html
Lifeguard Training Course Beachcomber #18
Monday, August 18th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday, August 19th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 20th - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Lifeguard and CPR Recertifications

All Courses

  1. You must attend all three classes for Lifeguarding and CPR recertifications

  2. This is a new requirement from the Red Cross to ensure that your skills are up to date

  3. For CPR recertifications, you must come on the last day of the course at 9 a.m.

Click on the course you would like to sign up for to be taken to the online sign-up form

You must attend all three classes of the course you sign up for!

Use the map below to get directions to the training facility - The Beachcomber Swim Club