Lifeguarding & CPR / First Aid

Promoting a Safe Culture Through Education

The Apex Centre is proud to offer top-of-the-line courses in first aid & CPR and lifeguarding through the American Red Cross. 

CPR / lifeguard class

Courses Offered

Lifeguarding - The American Red Cross Lifeguarding training course teaches the skills you need to promote safety and respond to aquatic emergencies. Upon successful completion of this course, certificates will include Lifeguarding / Water Park, First Aid, and CPR / AED for the Professional Rescuer. Emergency oxygen is available upon request. Register online or email ApexAquatics@McKinneyTexas.org.

The prerequisite test will take place on the first day of class. Students will need to demonstrate a 300-yard continuous swim demonstrating rhythmic breathing, a timed 20-yard-in-water brick retrieval, and two minutes of treading water using legs only.

First Aid and CPR - Participants must be 15 years of age or older to sign up. The course is designed for individuals who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements, or anyone wanting to learn basic First Aid and CPR.  

  • Content
    • Adult / Child CPR with mask
    • Adult / Child Choking
    • Adult / Child AED
    • First Aid

Register online or email ApexAquatics@McKinneyTexas.org.