Safety Courses

Piney Lake Notice:

Due to inclement weather, Piney Lake will be closed Saturday, October 20th.

The Piney Lake Fall Festival has been rescheduled to Sunday, October 21st. All other event details remain the same.

Safety Courses

UNCG Recreation & Wellness is an Authorized Provider of American Red Cross health and safety courses. We offer a variety of safety-related courses to our campus and beyond, in hopes of educating members of our community, and certifying individuals to be able to respond in case of an emergency. All courses are led by experienced Instructors, who are certified to teach by the American Red Cross. Courses are offered in a Blended Learning format, consisting of pre-course computer-based components, followed by on-site hands-on training and testing.

Learn more about each of our offered courses below, including course descriptions, pre-requisites, upcoming classes, schedules and costs, how to register, and more.

For questions regarding any of our swim lessons, please contact Lindsay Wigderson, Aquatics Coordinator at


CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer

First Aid/CPR/AED