Lifeguard classes scheduled at Glenville State College Pool

GLENVILLE — Red Cross lifeguard certification classes will be held 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 16, 17, 23, 24 and May 4, 5, 11, 12 at the Glenville State College Pool in the Health and Physical Education Building.

Cost for the certification is $225 per person.

Participants, who should be at least 15 by the last day of the class, must pass a swim test at the first session. The test consists of a 300-meter continuous swim using either the front crawl or breaststroke, treading water, hands-free, for two minutes in the deep end of the pool, and completing a brick retrieval within one minute forty seconds.

For more information and to request a registration form, contact GSC Director of Aquatics and Recreation Kathy Gilbert at or by calling 304-462-6441.