Aquatics & Water Safety Training Brochure Downloads


American Red Cross offers a comprehensive portfolio of aquatic and lifeguarding training courses to help ensure you can respond with confidence when lives are on the line. To learn how you can deliver Red Cross training at your facility, contact us today.

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Red Cross Lifeguarding brochureLifeguarding

The 2024 Red Cross Lifeguarding Program updates are here! Learn how to Prepare your lifeguards to prevent, protect and respond with our modernized program based on the latest science.


Red Cross Lifeguarding - 1 Page Data SheetLifeguarding - 1 Page Data Sheet

The Red Cross Lifeguarding, Lifeguarding Instructor and Lifeguarding Instructor Trainer courses then incorporate the most modern educational techniques and resources to make learning and teaching engaging, interactive and, above all, effective.


Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers (CPRO) brochureCPR/AED for Professional Rescuers (CPRO)

The 2024 CPRO Program has been updated. The Red Cross CPRO curriculum provides the critical lifesaving skills you need through lecture, video and hands-on training based on real-life rescue scenarios.


Red Cross Lifeguard Virtual Reality Training App brochureLifeguard Virtual Reality Training App

Improve scanning and surveillance lifeguarding skills with the new dynamic Red Cross Virtual Reality app.


Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Water Safety Program brochureLearn-to-Swim Water Safety Program

The American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program teaches people of different ages and abilities how to be safe in, on or around the water—including how to swim.


Red Cross Aquatic Examiner Service brochureAquatic Examiner Service

Optimize Your Lifeguarding Operations using Red Cross benchmarks and learn more about our Aquatic Examiner Service to improve training, lifeguard accountability, water safety, and response skills.


Red Cross Lifeguard Management & Water Safety Training for Swim Coaches brochureLifeguard Management & Water Safety Training for Swim Coaches

A facility’s safety depends on the whole team—from lifeguards to management. This course offers aquatic managers and lifeguard supervisors techniques that will improve their management skills as well as patron, lifeguard and facility safety.


Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED brochureFirst Aid/CPR/AED

The American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED course utilizes a revolutionary approach combining new game-changing educational techniques with the latest science-based advancements in lifesaving care.


Red Cross Skill Boosts brochureSkill Boosts

Personalize lifesaving training and improve readiness with the addition of available Skill Boost courses, including anaphylaxis, life-threating bleeding, opioid overdose and more.


Instructor Inclusion Training brochureInstructor Inclusion Training

A complimentary online course for Instructors educating them on how to create an inclusive learning environment and how to foster a space where all participants feel valued.


Red Cross AED program brochureAEDs

Be prepared for the unexpected – AEDs saves lives. An AED, or automated external defibrillator, is a sophisticated, yet easy-to-use, medical device that helps to re-establish an effective heart rhythm in those experiencing sudden cardiac arrest.


Red Cross Store brochureRed Cross Store

Shop the Red Cross Store. Your trusted source for affordable lifeguarding supplies, bleeding control, training reference guides, manuals, and supplies for your facility.