We are hiring Lifeguards!

Be a leader. Be a lifeguard.

The Y is the leader in swim safety and training. Participants receive the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond quickly to aquatic emergencies.

Topics include:

  • water rescue skills
  • surveillance and recognition
  • first aid
  • breathing & cardiac emergencies
  • CPR/AED and more

Lifeguard, First Aid and CPR/AED Certifications are valid for two years.

Class meets October 26-28

  • 10/26 Friday 5:00 - 9:00 pm
  • 10/27 Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 10/28 Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ages 15+
Registration is Required
Free Certification for all New Hires!


Clara R Mckenna Aquatic Center
111 Western Rd, Antigo, WI 54409


Be a Leader. Be a Lifeguard.

The course content and activities teach participants the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic, cardiac arrest, first aid emergencies and blood borne pathogens.


  • Must be 15 years of age.
  • Ability to swim 300 yards (combination of front crawl with rhythmic breathing and breaststroke);
  • Swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 9 ft., retrieve a 10-lb. object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute, 40 seconds;
  • Tread water for 2 minutes only using your legs.  All materials included.  Certifications issued upon successful completion of the course.
  • Complete online portion Lifeguarding Class prior to June 28th (this will be emailed to you upon completion of this form-The online class work takes about 7 hours to complete)

Lifeguarding Class Registration is FREE for prospective employees.