Marquette, MI – This year, the Marquette City Fire Department is partnering with Northern Michigan University to provide Waterfront Lifeguard Training. All Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard Certification/Re-certification classes will be conducted through Northern Michigan University and will be held at the PEIF pool.
This certification is required to be able to serve as a waterfront lifeguard in the City of Marquette.
Lifeguards that are hired by the City of Marquette for the 2019 summer beachfront season and complete the season in good standing will have their NMU certification course fees reimbursed.
Two certification class sessions remain:
Class #1: April 5, 6, 7, 13, 14 (Friday 5pm-8pm, Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday Noon-6pm)
Class #2: April 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 (from 6pm-9pm each date)
Lifeguard re-certification course will be offered in May. (TBD)
Detailed course information, including pre-requisites, dates/times, cost and registration is available online at: https://www.nmu.edu/recsports/lifeguard-certification-course.
For questions or additional information, please contact Katie Moe at 906-227-2421
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