$185 non-refundable fee, due upon registration
This course focuses on the skills and knowledge required to become a lifeguard.
Red Cross Certification
CPR for the Professional Rescuer
First Aid Certification
Participants must be 15 years or older, complete a prerequisite swim of 300 continuous yards, retrieve a 10 pound item from the bottom of the pool (8 feet minimum depth), and tread water for 2 minutes without using arms.
Minimum 3 participants | Maximum 15 participants
Note: All class dates must be attended to complete this class.
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Current Opportunities at the Y!
Child Care Assistant Teacher
School Age Child Care Teachers
Child Watch Staff
For full information on these exciting opportunities visit our Employment Page.
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Child Watch and The Loft
As parents, we know it's hard to find time to workout. The Y offers a Child Watch program for children ages 6 weeks-7 years old. We also have Youth Wellness: The Loft program which is available for youths ages 8-16 years old, where kids can workout and have fun using a variety of equipment in our Loft area under supervision and guidance by our Wellness Staff.
Massage has many benefits including; muscle tension release, stress relief, lowers blood pressure, enhances energy levels, reduces body aches and pains, and increases good health. Our Certified Massage Therapist offers a wide range of modalities:
Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports and Prenatal Massage and Reflexology.
Target Areas: 30 minutes - $30
Full Body Massage: 60 minutes - $45
90 minutes - $65
Get a 3 Pack of 60 minute massages for only $125
Click here or visit the Welcome Center for more information.
Inclement Weather - Cancelation Policy
The YMCA of Dodge County will follow the Beaver Dam Unified School District’s inclement weather closings. If the district cancels school due to inclement weather, all Y programming will be canceled as well. If the district releases students early due to inclement weather, all Y programs for the remainder of the day will be canceled. If the district has late start due to inclement weather, all Y programs will run as scheduled, however Child Watch is canceled. Classes not held for holidays or due to inclement weather are not refundable and do not qualify for a credit. Although classes and Child Watch are canceled, the building remains open.