Safety Classes


If you need training to satisfy job requirement or you just want to know how to keep your loved ones safe, the City of Lynnwood offers American Red Cross courses taught by excellent instructors. We offer award-winning courses to ensure that you get the latest information, and quality instruction. The option to choose in-person courses, or take a blended Simulation Learning class that combines online learning with hands-on, in-person instruction, there's a class for the way you learn best. All of our courses align with OSHA’s best practices for workplace first aid training, offer online refreshers, have free digital participant manuals and digital certifications valid for two years after successful completion of the course. 


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The City of Lynnwood delivers American Red Cross training designed for the way you live, and learn. With options available on weekdays and weekends, plus on-line, in person and blended simulation learning courses you can get the training you need on your schedule. And with world class instruction, no matter which type of course you take, you’ll gain the skills and confidence necessary to perform this life-saving procedure when it’s needed most. If you need CPR training to satisfy an OSJA-mandated job requirement or you just want to know how to keep your loved ones safe, you will find a course with the latest information and quality instruction. 

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Our American Red Cross classes are taught by professionals who can help you not only help others stay safe in, on and around the water, but can help you learn the latest safety and rescue techniques, and deliver critical care, like CPR, First aid and AED administration, when it’s needed most. Whether you are beginning your journey as a Jr. Lifeguard, Basic Water Rescue, getting ready for the lifeguard course with a Lifeguard Workshop, looking to become certified with a Lifeguarding course, Safety Training For Swim Coaches, keeping your certifications current, or becoming a Lifeguard Instructor, we offer many different courses to fit your needs.

Interested in a FREE lifeguard course? Ask us how at 425-670-5528

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For the Basic Water Rescue Participant Manual, click here.(PDF, 5MB)

For the Safety Training for Swim Coaches Supplement, click here.(PDF, 3MB)

Earn your certification to teach American Red Cross swimming and water safety, and gain the skills needed to teach courses and make presentations to swimmers of every age and ability. Through our Water Safety Instructor training, you can help recreational swimmers meet their goals, refine their skills and stay safe in, on, and around water. This course trains instructor candidates to teach all of the courses presented in the Swimming and Water Safety program to all age groups; all of the courses listed above, plus Learn-to-Swim Levels 4-6 and Adult Swim. This certification is the gold standard and provides the most comprehensive training for swim instructors.

The premier certification program in swimming pool operations is the National Parks and Recreation Association Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) certification. The AFO program provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date training for pool operators and includes information on water chemistry, disinfection, mechanical systems, operations, healthy pools and safety.

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