Certifications

Aquatic Certifications

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We offer the following aquatic American Red Cross certification courses at our facility: Lifeguard, Lifeguard Recertification, Water Safety Instructor, and Lifeguard Instructor. All certifications are valid for 2 years upon completion date. See below for current offerings.

Fall 2021 Trainings

The American Red Cross Blended Lifeguard Certification Course and the Lifeguard Recertification Course will be offered in the fall. Details will be posted in July. 

Virginia Commonwealth University
Division of Student Affairs
101 S. Linden St.
Richmond, VA 23220

(804) 827-1100
recsports@vcu.edu

About Recreational Sports

VCU Recreational Sports offers a diversity of programmed and informal recreational, fitness and sports activities for the VCU community.

Page last updated 08/14/2018

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