American Red Cross

Water Safety Instructor Courses

The Water Safety Instructor course trains candidates to teach water safety, including the basic water rescue course, six levels of Learn to Swim, and Parent/Child Aquatics.

Course fee: $400 for members, $450 for non-members

View the water safety instructor schedule water safety instructor schedule and registration in PDF

For more information or to register, email or call (781) 682-5818.


In order to participate, candidates must:

  • Be 16 years of age on or before the completion of the class
  • Successfully demonstrate swimming the following strokes: front crawl (25 yards), backstroke (25 yards), breaststroke (25 yards), sidestroke (25 yards), butterfly (demonstrate).

Materials Needed

Course participants must obtain and bring to class their own copy of the American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor’s Manual, which is available in e-book format. Participants can print it out or view it on a laptop or tablet using Weymouth Club Wi-Fi.

Upcoming Classes

May 12th, 14th, 15th, & 16th:

Saturday 8-6pm
Monday 5-9:30pm
Tuesday 5-9:30pm
Wednesday 5-9:30pm

May 21st – 24th:
From 9-3pm each day

May 29th, 31st, June 2nd, June 5th:
Tuesday’s 5-9:30pm
Thursday 5-9:30pm
Saturday 8-6pm

For more information or to register, email or call (781) 682-5818.