Trained To Save

Learn the critical skills needed to become a lifeguard. Must be 16 years and older, swim 100 yards in 2 minutes, swim 50 yards of 5 specific strokes, surface dive to 9 ft and capable of following instructions. Training includes CPR/First Aid. 100% attendance mandatory. 8.5 hours online training required before attendance.

For inquiries please contact:

Myron Barron
Aquatics Director

Lifeguard Training

Interested participants for Lifeguard Training please contact Giampaulo Pedroso at the OAK CLIFF YMCA.

Session dates for 2018 will be coming soon!

Calling All Lifeguards!

Already have your Lifeguard Certification and looking for a job? Well look no further! The OAK CLIFF YMCA is now taking applications for seasonal/summer staff to help us strengthen the foundation of our community. Are you safety driven? Are you dependable? If you answer is yes than the Y is a perfect place for you!

Now Hiring

  • Lifeguards
  • Swim Lesson Instructors