Department of Sports Facilities and Campus Recreation

Swim Instructor Training

St. Cloud State University students, faculty, staff and community members who need CPR and First Aid certification can train in Campus Recreation sessions.

Register in person at the Campus Recreation Guest Services desk in the Student Recreation Center.

  • Classes must have a minimum of five participants. Full refund given if not filled.
  • Cancellation will result in a 50 percent refund.

Questions? Contact us.

Classes

Adult CPR / AED :: Training Sessions Scheduled

  • $80, students, faculty, staff & community members.
  • Space is limited to 10 participants
  • Participants must be 17 years old prior to the start of the course

Combined training to learn:

  • Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • How to use an AED for adults.
  • How to recognize and respond to emergencies.

Successful students receive a two-year American Red Cross certification in:

  • CPR/AED for adults.

Adult / Children / Infant CPR, AED and First Aid

We are not offering this training at this time, however, training may be scheduled if we get enough interest. Please contact Ivan Bartha for additional information.

  • $75, students, faculty and staff.
  • $90, community members
  • Times/dates: TBA
  • Student Recreation Center

Combined training to learn:

  • Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • How to use an AED for adults, children or infants.
  • Basic First Aid for recognizing and responding to emergencies.

Successful students receive a two-year American Red Cross certification in:

  • CPR.
  • AED.
  • First Aid for adults, children and infants.

Adult / Children / Infant CPR, AED and First Aid Recertification

We are not offering this training at this time, however, training may be scheduled if we get enough interest. Please contact Ivan Bartha for additional information.

  • $40, students, faculty and staff.
  • $70, community members
  • Times/dates: TBA
  • Student Recreation Center

Combined training to recertify participants in:

  • Recognizing and responding to emergency situations. 
  • Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • How to use an AED for Adults/Children/Infants. 
  • Basic First Aid.

Successful students receive a two-year American Red Cross certification in:

  • CPR.
  • AED.
  • First Aid for adults, children and infants.

New Lifeguard Training :: Training Sessions Scheduled

For those 15 and older who would like to become a certified American Red Cross lifeguard.

  • Cost: $240 (includes materials).
  • Location: Halenbeck Pool
  • Space is limited to 10 participants
  • Participants must be 15 years old prior to the start of the course

Successful participants receive a two-year Red Cross certification for:

  • Lifeguarding.
  • Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • AED for lifeguards.
  • First Aid.

Lifeguard Recertification

We are not offering this training at this time, however, training may be scheduled if we get enough interest. Please contact Ivan Bartha for additional information.

For anyone who has earned a Lifeguard certification within the last four years and has been expired for no more than one year.

  • $75
  • Times/dates: TBA
  • Halenbeck Pool

Successful participants earn a two-year Red Cross certification for:

  • Lifeguarding.
  • CPR.
  • AED for Lifeguards.
  • First Aid.