Make A Splash

Swimming at Adventure CampSwimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. Our Ys offer swim lessons (for all ages), family swim, competitive swimming, and many kinds of adaptive swim programs for kids with special needs, so we can all safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment.

Aquatics Programs at the Y include:

  • Swim Lessons
  • Swim Team
  • Lifeguard Courses
  • Water Safety
  • Backyard Pool Swim lessons
  • CPR, Oxygen, and AED Certifications

Contact your local branch for more information on our aquatics programs.

To ensure safety in and around the water, we ask you to abide by our pool rules and policies.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

Ages: 15 and above

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Apr 24 2017 - Apr 28 2017

Greenbush YMCA

Waterfront Lifeguard Training Red Cross training program to prepare individuals who would like to work as lifeguards. Candidates must be an intermediate to advanced swimmer and swim 550 yards continuously. Age: 15 and older ***Daily hours are subject to change based upon number of class participants.

Pricing

Member: 450.00

Non-Member: 500.00

American Red Cross Classes

Ages: 15 and above

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Apr 24 2017 - Apr 27 2017

Troy YMCA

The American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard training program is designed to prepare individuals who would like to work as lifeguards. The Waterfront module available in this training allows lifeguards to work in non-surf open-water areas at public parks, resorts, camps and campgrounds. This lifeguard training class includes certifications in American Red Cross Lifeguard with Waterfront,

Pricing

Member: 450.00

Non-Member: 500.00

American Red Cross Trainings

Tuesdays, Wednesdays 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Apr 22 2017 - Apr 23 2017

Bethlehem Area YMCA

This program trains individuals with a duty to act to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants until more advanced medical personnel take over. This course is also intended for individuals serving in roles that would be called upon to provide support in emergency situations, such as aquatic facility, gym/fitness club

Pricing

Member: 125.00

Non-Member: 150.00

First Aid/CPR/ AED - Full Course

Saturdays 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Apr 22 2017 - Apr 22 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Certification is for First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer w/AED. Equipment and textbooks are provided.

Pricing

Member: 0.00

Non-Member: N/A

First Aid/CPR/ AED - Full Course

Saturdays 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Apr 22 2017 - Apr 22 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Certification is for First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer w/AED. Equipment and textbooks are provided.

Pricing

Member: 75.00

Non-Member: 115.00

Swim Clinics

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays

Apr 17 2017 - Apr 20 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Want better turns and starts. Want to perfect one or more strokes. Sign up for our one or more of our swim clinics. These are short sessions, one on one with one of our Coaches. 4 ? 30 min. diving and turns lessons. Each session will be geared toward the need of the swimmer. Limited

Pricing

Member: 30.00

Non-Member: 45.00

American Red Cross Trainings

Ages: 15 and above

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Apr 17 2017 - Apr 20 2017

Bethlehem Area YMCA

This option is for those training for the first time or for those whose certifications have expired. This course is available in traditional, in-person course format (28 hours, 35 minutes) and the Blended Learning course format (19.5 hours in person, 7.5 hours online). The pre-requisites for this course include being 15 years of age and

Pricing

Member: 400.00

Non-Member: 450.00

American Red Cross Classes

Ages: 15 and above

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Apr 17 2017 - Apr 20 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

The American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard training program is designed to prepare individuals who would like to work as lifeguards. The Waterfront module available in this training allows lifeguards to work in non-surf open-water areas at public parks, resorts, camps and campgrounds. This lifeguard training class includes certifications in American Red Cross Lifeguard with Waterfront,

Pricing

Member: 400.00

Non-Member: 450.00

Lifeguarding

Ages: 15 - 100

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Apr 17 2017 - Apr 21 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Keeping adults and children safe in and around the water is core to the mission of the Y. That’s why we are happy to partner with the American Red Cross to offer lifeguard training. This 40-hour class is for those who want to be certified as a lifeguard. Certification includes First Aid and CPR for

Pricing

Member: 325.00

Non-Member: 375.00

Lifeguarding

Ages: 15 - 100

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Apr 17 2017 - Apr 21 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Keeping adults and children safe in and around the water is core to the mission of the Y. That’s why we are happy to partner with the American Red Cross to offer lifeguard training. This 40-hour class is for those who want to be certified as a lifeguard. Certification includes First Aid and CPR for

Pricing

Member: 0.00

Non-Member: N/A