26001 S. Woodland Rd.
Beachwood, OH |
(216) 831-0700
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5:30 am - 10 pm
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5:30 am - 8 pm
8 am - 8 pm
Lifeguard Training

Lifeguard Training

& Water Safety Instructor Training

The Mandel Jewish Community Center has immediate openings for certified Lifeguards and Water Safety Instructors.

Lifeguards and Water Safety Instructors are responsible for maintaining the safety of individuals in and around the pool at all times. Part-time positions are available Monday through Sunday with varying hours based on departmental needs. Qualified applicants will have current CPR, Lifeguard, First Aide Certification with AED, and Water Safety Instructor certifications or have the ability to become certified by our trainers. If you are not a Lifeguard, but you can swim, we will train you. Contact Lyle Reed at (216) 831-0700, ext 1008 or lreed@mandeljcc.org.

WSI (Age 15+)
American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification Class. Participants will learn to teach water safety including the Basic Water Rescue and Personal Water Safety courses, six levels of Learn-to-Swim, three levels of Preschool Aquatics and two levels of Parent and Child Aquatics. WSI certification will be issued upon completion of this course.
Must also be able to swim 1 lap of each stroke and 1 length of butterfly.

Pre-Skills Clinic:
Feb 10 • 1-3 pm
Class Dates:
Feb 17 - March 31 • 12-6 pm
Fee: $250 Member / $275 Community

Contact Lyle Reed for details at (216) 831-0700 ext. 1008 • pool@mandeljcc.org 

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification (Age 15+)
This American Red Cross Lifeguarding certification course will provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies. Participants must be able to swim 300 yards continuously, tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs and complete a timed event that includes a surface dive and swimming 25 yards.lifeguard training

Class Dates: Jan 14 - Feb 10 • 12-6 pm

Pre-Skills: Feb 17 • 1-3 pm
Class Dates: Feb 24 - March 24 • 12-6 pm

Fee: $225 Members / $250 Community

Lifeguard Instructor (LGI)
Learn how to be a lifeguarding instructor. Must be a current lifeguard and have above average lifeguarding skills.
Pre-skills: TBD
Fee: $225 Members / $250 Community

Lifeguard Recertification (Ages 15+) 

When: Feb 11, Mar 11, April 8, May 13 and June 10 • 12-6 pm
Who: Age 15+
Fee: $120 Members / $150 Community