Safety School

View the Fall 2016 Safety School flyer for more information.

Lifeguard Training | $240*
Course Description:
Learn the knowlege and skills needed to prevent aquatic emergencies, including drowning and injuries. The course includes CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid.

  1. Must be 15 years old at course completion date
  2. Complete the pretest:
    • Tread water for 2 minutes without hands
    • Swim 300 yards continuously
    • Within 1 minute and 40 seconds: Swim 20 yards, dive 7 feet, retrieve a 10 lb brick, return 20 yards and exit the pool without a ladder.

General Prices

Day   Time   
Start Date
End Date Price  
Saturday and Sunday

10 a.m. to
4 p.m.

10/01/16     10/09/16   $240   Multipurpose Room 1

MSU Student Prices

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer | $75*
Course Description:
Teaches those with a duty to act (professional rescuers) the skills they need to respond appropriately to breathing and cardiac emergencies, including the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) to care for a victim of cardiac arrest.

General Prices


CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
Day Time Start Date End Date Price
Sunday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 07/30/16 07/30/16 $75 Multipurpose Room 1
Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 09/17/16 09/17/16 $75 Multipurpose Room 1
Sunday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 09/25/16 09/25/16 $75 Multipurpose Room 1
Sunday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 10/16/16 10/16/16 $75 Multipurpose Room 1
Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 11/19/16 11/19/16 $75 Multipurpose Room 1

MSU Student Prices

* Requires a pocket mask. Masks can be purchased for $15 or you can supply your own.

**All instructor level courses require registration with the American Red Cross. Once you've registered and paid with Montclair State, you will receive an email detailing how to register with the American Red Cross. The fee is $35. A valid Fundamentals of Instructor Training certification is also required and is to be issued within 1 year of course startdate, or a current Authorized Instructor certication through the American Red Cross. These are in addition to a valid government issued ID, and must be presented at the first class date. Candidates with a current FIT certication must contact Alex Sperling at least 2 weeks before course start date at 973-655-3349.

  1. Required for all dates and times.
  2. All classes require proof of age.
  3. Bring government-issued ID to the first class.
    • Passport
    • Driver's License
    • Birth Certificate with photo ID
Cancellation/Refund Policy
  1. No refunds given within 10 days of class starting.
  2. 75% refund given if cancellation is made more than 10 days prior to the starting date.
  3. If participant fails any portion of the course pretest they will be refunded 75% of the course fee.
Parking Information
  1. All Montclair State University guests must pay for parking while on campus.
  2. Course prices are reduced to accomodate this cost.
  3. Patrons may park in lot 20A right next to the facility for $5 a day as long as they contact Alex Sperling at (973)-655-3349 or 3 days prior to the course start date.
  4. Participants may also park in the NJ Transit Deck on Clove Road for $5 a day.