Certification Courses

MVP is excited to expand the American Red Cross courses offered through our facilities. Members and non-members alike are welcome to participate in the following courses:

  • Adult and Pediatric CPR/First Aid/AED training 
  • Lifeguard training 
  • Lifeguard Review (recert) 
  • Lifeguard Instructor training 
  • Babysitter's training 
  • Water Safety Instructor 

Courses and class times will vary by location and region. See individual club page for sign up opportunities.

Location: MVP Sportsplex, Grand Rapids
Date: March 5-March 8
Time: Monday-Thursday, 5-10pm
Register by March 1

Location: MVP Athletic Club, Rockford
Date: March 11, March 18, March 25
Time: Sundays, 12-6pm
Register by March 7


Location: MVP Annex, Grand Rapids
Date: March 17 from 9am-3pm


Location: MVP Sportsplex, Grand Rapids 
Date: April 7 from 8am-6pm
Register by April 4

(Blending Learning)
Dates/Location TBD


Lifeguard Training Certification

Are you interested in becoming a lifeguard? You must be 15 years of age or older and be able to attend all classes. At the first session of the class, you must successfully complete the prerequisite skills set. The test includes a 300 yard continuous swim, treading water for two minutes without using your hands and the retrieval of and swimming with a 10 pound brick. Your training will include: how to recognize and respond effectively to all emergencies in and around the water, emergency rescue techniques, CPR, first aid skills, and AED training. The fee includes all books and supplies.

This is a blended course, and online material MUST be completed prior to the first session on Sunday, March 11th. Proof of completion must be brought to the first session. Online material is appx 6 hours. Contact dkimble@mvpsportsclubs.com for access to online material.

Sundays, March 11-25

12:00-6:00pm weekly

Red Cross Certification Courses

Day(s) Date(s) Time Price Members
Su 3/11/2018 - 3/25/2018 12:00 AM - 6:00 PM $175.00 $150.00 Add to Cart