Water Safety Instructor

The City of Hastings Parks & Recreation Department, is an authorized provider for the American Red Cross. Participants MUST ATTEND ALL CLASSES and be at least 16 years old. The certification will remain valid as long as a student teaches a class every year. WSI's receive a wage $12/hr and possible WSI course reimbursement if certain criteria are met. 

Please check with the Hastings YMCA about class dates/times @ 402-463-3139 or email Mandi Powell at mandip@hastingsymca.net

Pretest Date Thursday Class Date Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Location  Fee  Deadline 
May 18 7-9pm May 19-23 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm  Hastings YMCA  $200  January 10

WSI Course Registration Form, Hastings, NE

WSI Course Online Registration

*Instructors who teach 65 hours of swim lessons will get their WSI certification reimbursed.

 Water Safety Instructor Certification Info

Lifeguard Training

**Lifeguards working for the City will get their Certification reimbursed if they work 300 hours and available the last week of operations.


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Contact Us

City of Hastings Parks & Recreation
2015 West 3rd Street
Hastings, Nebraska 68901
(402) 461-2324 • Contact Form