YLA is honored to work with the leading nonprofit committed to "strengthening community by connecting all people to their potential, purpose and to each other," the YMCA, is a valued partner, They help us to nurture the potential of our young lifeguards to become exceptional first responders and young adults.
The staff of YLA are seasoned experts with over 120 years experience as first responders - lifeguards,. Many have been certified by the American Red Cross as Lifeguards and Water Safety Instructors. In addition to their aquatic training, members bring hard to teach "soft skills" which are valuable to employers and are some of the most sought after qualities interviewers look for in potential hires. We want our graduates to become accomplished healthy, resourceful, well-paid individuals.