AMERICAN RED CROSS

Pro Pool Management and Service, Inc. is proud to be an Authorized Provider of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program. We offer classes throughout the Winter, and during the summer for both lifeguarding and lifeguard instructor.

New Lifeguard Course

Pro Pool Management is an American Red Cross Authorized Provider, and requires all employees to be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, and First Aid.  Completing one of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training courses will provide you with all of the required certifications.


Pre-Course Skills Test:
This skills evaluation will take place upon arrival to the course and consists of:

  • 300-yard swim – The swim must be continuous and has no time limit.
  • Brick dive – The participant must swim 20 yards, submerge to a depth of 7-10 ft., retrieve a 10lb. object, and swim the object back to the starting point while keeping his/her face out of the water in 1 min. 40 sec.
  • Treading water – The participant must tread water for 2 min. using only their legs.

ProPool Employee: $195

Non-Employee: $280

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CLASS # DAY & DATE TIME LOCATION
LG1 Saturday, November 25 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, November 26 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, December 2 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG2 Saturday, December 16 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, December 17 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, December 23 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG3 Saturday, January 6 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, January 7 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, January 13 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG4 Saturday, January 27 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, January 28 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, February 3 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG5 Saturday, February 17 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, February 18 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, February 24 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG6 Saturday, March 10 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, March 11 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, March 17 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG7 Saturday, March 24 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, March 25 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, March 31 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG8 Saturday, April 7 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, April 8 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, April 14 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG9 Saturday, April 14 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, April 15 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, April 21 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG10 Saturday, May 5 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, May 6 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, May 12 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG11 Saturday, May 12 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, May 13 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, May 19 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG12 Saturday, May 19 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, May 20 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, May 26 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG13 Saturday, June 2 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, June 3 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, June 9 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG14 Saturday, June 9 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, June 10 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, June 16 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG15 Saturday, June 16 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, June 17 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, June 23 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG16 Saturday, June 30 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, July 1 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, July 7 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG17 Saturday, July 14 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, July 15 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, July 21 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
LG18 Saturday, July 28 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, July 29 11:30am – 9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, August 4 11:30am – 9:30pm Westminster

Items to Bring to Class

  • Age verification – Instructors will be checking for a state issued ID or birth certificate prior to the start of class – participants must be 15 on or before the last day of the class.
  • Payment – Cash or check (Classes are not eligible for paycheck deduction)
  • Waiver – The participant must have a signed waiver prior to the start of class.
  • Swimsuit & Towel – Females- one piece suit only.
  • Lunch/Dinner/Snacks – There will be a 30 minute dinner break – typically there is not enough time to leave the facility and it is recommended that the participant bring lunch and snacks each day.

Sign up & Process Payment

STEP 1 of 2
COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW
STEP 2 of 2
INFORMATION
  • You must attend all listed days of the class session. NO EXCEPTIONS
Employee $195
Non-Employee $280

**You must attend all listed days of the class session NO EXCEPTIONS**

Lifeguard Review Course

The purpose of this course is to help participants achieve recertification in Lifeguard Training without having to take the full content course. This review course includes First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer.


Prerequisites
: Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid, & CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification.

Please note that all participants MUST be currently certified in American Red Cross lifeguarding. Participants are required to show proof of this training prior to the start of class.

ProPool Employee: $50

Non-Employee: $140

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CLASS # DAY & DATE TIME LOCATION
LGR1 Friday, November 24 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, November 25 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR2 Friday, December 15 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, December 16 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR3 Friday, December 22 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, December 23 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR4 Friday, January 5 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, January 6 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR5 Friday, January 26 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, January 27 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR6 Friday, February 9 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, February 10 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR7 Friday, February 23 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
Saturday, February 24 11:30am-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
LGR8 Friday, March 2 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, March 3 1:00pm-9:30pm Westminster
LGR9 Friday, March 16 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, March 17 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR10 Friday, March 30 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, March 31 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR11 Friday, April 6 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, April 7 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR12 Friday, April 13 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, April 14 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR13 Friday, April 20 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, April 21 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR15 Friday, May 4 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, May 5 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR16 Friday, May 11 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, May 12 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR17 Friday, May 18 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, May 19 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR18 Friday, June 1 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, June 2 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR19 Friday, June 8 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, June 9 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR20 Friday, June 15 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, June 16 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR21 Friday, June 29 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, June 30 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
 LGR22 Friday, July 13 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, July 14 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
 LGR23 Friday, July 27 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, July 28 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGR24 Friday, August 3 5:30pm-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, August 4 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster

Items to Bring to Class

  • Copy of your current lifeguard certification.
  • Adult & Infant CPR Mask – You will be unable to complete the review course without your pocket mask – masks will be available for purchase for $15 at the course location.
  • Payment – Cash or check (Classes are not eligible for paycheck deduction)
  • Waiver – The participant must have a signed waiver prior to the start of class.
  • Age verification – Instructors will be checking for a state issued ID or birth certificate prior to the start of class.
  • Swimsuit & Towel – Females – one piece suit only.
  • Lunch/Dinner/Snacks** – There will be a 30-minute dinner break each day.

** At Westminster time restrictions typically do NOT allow for participants to leave the facility during our dinner break. Please plan accordingly for your meals.

Sign up & Process Payment

STEP 1 of 2
COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW
STEP 2 of 2
INFORMATION
Course consists of:
  • Videos
  • Lectures
  • Skill Practice Sessions
  • 2 Written Exams
  • You must attend all listed days of the class session. NO EXCEPTIONS
Employee $50
Non-Employee $140

**You must attend all listed days of the class session NO EXCEPTIONS**

Lifeguard Instructor Course

Lifeguard Instructors are responsible for running the training courses that we offer for our employees. In order to qualify, you must be at least 17 years of age, and be currently certified in RED CROSS lifeguarding, CPR, and AED.

Class Size = 6 participants

ProPool Employee Cost: $125

Non-Employee Cost: $250

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CLASS DAY & DATE TIME LOCATION
LGI1 Saturday, November 11 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, November 12 11:30am-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, November 18 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGI2 Saturday, January 13 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, January 14 11:30am-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, January 20 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
LGI3 Saturday, March 3 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster
Sunday, March 4 11:30am-9:30pm Pro Pool Office
Saturday, March 10 11:30am-9:30pm Westminster

Items to Bring to Class

  • Copy of your current lifeguard certification.
  • Adult & Infant CPR Mask – You will be unable to complete the review course without your pocket mask – masks will be available for purchase for $15 at the course location.
  • Payment – Cash or check (Classes are not eligible for paycheck deduction)
  • Waiver – The participant must have a signed waiver prior to the start of class.
  • Age verification – Instructors will be checking for a state issued ID or birth certificate prior to the start of class.
  • Swimsuit & Towel – Females – one piece suit only.
  • Lunch/Dinner/Snacks** – There will be a 30-minute dinner break each day.

** At Westminster time restrictions typically do NOT allow for participants to leave the facility during our dinner break. Please plan accordingly for your meals.

Sign up & Process Payment

STEP 1 of 2
COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW
STEP 2 of 2
INFORMATION
  • Class size is limited to 6 participants
  • You must attend all listed days of the class session. NO EXCEPTIONS
Employee $125
Non-Employee $250

**Sign up today, this class will fill up.**

Swim Lesson Instructors Clinic

Those attending will…

  • Earn eligibility to teach swim lessons.
  • Learn skills and suggestion necessary for teaching swim lessons to children of all ages.
  • Receive information on a variety of water activities, games, and safety tips.
  • Gain a better understanding of working with children of all ages.
  • Obtain knowledge on swim lesson promotion and organization.

Participants MUST bring…

  • Swimsuit and towel – if you forget your swimsuit you will be asked to attend another clinic.
  • Pencil or Pen.

Class Cost = $30

Sign up & Process Payment

STEP 1 of 2
COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW
STEP 2 of 2
INFORMATION
  • Don't forget to bring a swimsuit & towel (if you forget you will be asked to attend another clinic.) as well as a pen or pencil.
  • You must attend all listed days of the class session. NO EXCEPTIONS
$30

**In order to teach swim lessons, you will need to attend  one clinic.**

First Aid/CPR/ AED Class for Businesses

This course is designed to train participants to recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing, and first aid emergencies, helping to provide a safer workplace.

Pro Pool will come to your place of business and train employees in the skills of First Aid, CPR, and using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). The course time is approximately 6 hours (time may vary based upon the number of participants).

Contact Jim Phillips or Paige Hodges at 314-298-8000 or contactus@swimpropool.com for more information or to set up a class time (3 week notice required).

Cost: $90 per person

How to Become A Lifeguard

WE’RE HIRING! – We are currently looking for 2018 summer lifeguards.

Becoming a Lifeguard can be a lucrative and fun experience. You are outdoors the vast majority of the time, you are taught lifesaving skills, and you learn and develop leadership skills in your new position.

We here at Pro Pool love hiring young, driven individuals and working with them to become the type of employee that we want to come back and work for Pro Pool for many summers.

After the application process is complete, you will be contacted by your manager to begin pool cleaning and preparation for opening in the summer. If you applied to be a manager or an assistant manager, we will be contacting you for an interview.

FIND OUT HOW HERE

Step Details
1.
Fill out an Application

Our application is done completely online, all you have to do is fill it out, review it to be sure that everything is correct, and then hit submit.
Complete Online Application Here

2.
Choose a class that fits your schedule

Our certification classes have very limited space within them, due to restrictions on Teacher to Student ratios. That means the earlier you sign up, the better the chance that you will get in the class of your choice. Once you sign up, you MUST attend THAT specific class. You cannot sign up for one class and expect to attend a different class. These are very specific. If you do not notify us of a cancellation at least 48 hours prior to the beginning of the class, you will NOT be refunded.
View Full Schedule Here

3.
Sign Up for the Class

Make sure that you have the COURSE NUMBER of the class of your choice ready. You will need this to complete the form.
Class Sign Up Here

4.
Get the Waiver of Liability Form

You MUST bring the Waiver of Liability with you to the class. If you do not bring it, you will be asked to leave. Your money will not be refunded. The Waiver of Liability MUST be signed by an adult. We cannot legally accept a signature of someone under 18 years of age. If you are under 18, either your parent or a legal guardian can sign in your stead.
Get the Waiver of Liability Form

5.
Fill out the W-4 Form

The W-4 form is required by the United States Government for tax reasons, and your employment is conditional upon it. Have your parents, or a legal guardian assist you in completing it. If you are still having problems, do not be frustrated, it is very confusing. Feel free to contact us. Once you have completed this form please return it to the Pro Pool office.
Download the W-4 Form

6.
Fill out the I-9 Form

The I-9 is also a form required by the United States Government that verifies that you are an American Citizen eligible for employment within the United States. We must have this form before you can work for us. Once you have completed this form please return it to the Pro Pool office.
Download the I-9 Form

7.
Follow Up

A Pro Pool representative will call you to schedule an interview.