Throughout the year ABK offers certification courses in CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and LifeguardInterested in one of our certification classes? Click below for our next session!

Do you own or manage a business and you would like to get your staff certified as a group? Click here!

America’s Best Kids is an American Red Cross Instruction facility. Our lifeguard course is a combination of online and in-person instruction. Includes classroom work and in-water skills training. After registering you will receive the information to start the online portion of your course.

Physical Prerequisite

  • Swim 300 either Breaststroke or Freestyle with continual forward motion
  • Tread Water for 2 Minutes with no hands
  • Retrieve 10 lb weight from bottom of deep end, swim 25 yards, and exit pool within 1 minute 30 seconds.

***The online portion must be completed prior to the in class training.

When: Oct 25, 29, & 30 *register only for the 25th to register for all 3 days*
Where: 1914 Skypark Drive, Medford OR, 97504
Who: Age 15+
Bring: Lunch, Swim Suit, towel, warm clothes, sandals or shoes appropriate for a pool setting, goggles (if desired), pen and paper
Cost: $350

Oct 25 @ 8 am-12 pm (Mon)

Oct 29 @ 8 am-12 pm (Fri)

Oct 30 @ 8 am-5 pm (Sat, with lunch break)

*must attend all sessions

If you have any further questions or would like to book a private group training please email us at or call 541-245-0432.