Online Registration

or Registration Form

: April 15, 2016, 5pm - 10pm and April 16, 2016  8am - 6pm

Where: Lantz Arena Ray Padovan Pool

Instructor: Sarah Daugherty

Cost: $175 plus books ($140 paid to EIU, $35 paid to American Red Cross)

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor course will offer participants the opportunity to become a certified ARC Lifeguard Instructor. In order to enroll in the course, participants must have current Lifeguard certification and be at least 17 years of age.

Upon registration, Instructor candidates will be granted access to the Red Cross Online Learning Center. Instruction materials can be downloaded at no charge from or may be purchased for $64 from

Course Schedule:

  • Online orientation and training session--to be completed after registration and before Instructor Training Course.
  • Pre-course session--Sunday, April 10, 2016, 2pm or Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 7pm
  • Instructor Training Course--Friday, April 15, 2016, 5-10pm; Saturday, April 16, 2016, 8am - 6pm


To register, please contact the School of Continuing Education at 217-581-5114, stop by 2201 Blair Hall, or online