Skip to Main Content

Become A Lifeguard At JCC Chicago

Learn the skills and knowledge required to become an American Red Cross lifeguard, including how to recognize, prevent and respond quickly to aquatic emergencies. This Lifeguard Certification course teaches you CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED and First Aid training. This course is offered at no cost for individuals who choose to work as a lifeguard or swim instructor at Bernard Weinger JCC or Bernard Horwich JCC after being certified.

Learn More

Interested In Signing Up For Lessons?

Swimmer Name(s)*
Swimmer Age(s)*
Swimming Experience
What days and times are most ideal for swimming for you?*
List any accommodations needed or information we may need to know to best match your swimmer with an instructor:
How Did You Hear About Us?


Keshet and JCC Chicago are partners in providing opportunities for children and adults with disabilities.

Classes for Everyone
More information available at or 847.205.1234.