Certifications

The curriculum allows you to earn certification in 30 or more areas, including:

Basic Certifications 

  • Basic and Intermediate Swimming 
  • Basic Water Rescue 
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches 
  • CPR 
  • First Aid 
  • CPR for the Professional Rescuer 
  • Emergency Response/First Responder 
  • Oxygen Administration for the Professional Rescuer 
  • DAN Oxygen Provider 
  • Lifeguarding 
  • IHSAA Swimming Official 
  • Pool Operator on Location (YMCA, PoolTM ) 
  • Certified Aquatic Administrator (Aquatic Partners) 
  • Basic SCUBA (IANTD/SEI/IDEA) 
  • Advanced Diver (SCUBA) 
  • Underwater Archeology (SCUBA) 
  • Coral Reef Ecology (SCUBA) 
  • Wreck Diver (SCUBA) 
  • Search and Recovery (SCUBA) 
  • Fresh Water Ecology (SCUBA) 
  • Underwater Navigation (SCUBA) 
  • Night Diving (SCUBA) 
  • Rescuer Diver 
  • Bloodborne Pathogens: Preventing Disease Transmission 
  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED) 
  • Advanced Nitrox 
  • Equipment Service (Scuba) 
  • Certified Pool Operator (CPOTM, (NSPF ®) ) 
  • Certified Pool Inspector (CPOTM, (NSPF ®) ) 
  • Licensed Aquatic Faciilty Technician (ASPSA LAFT)

Instructor Certifications 

  • Fundamentals of Instructor Training (FIT) ARC 
  • Assistant Instructor of SCUBA 
  • Water Safety Instructor (WSI) ARC 
  • CPR/FA/AED Instructor 
  • Lifeguard Instructor (LGI) ARC 
  • CPR/PR Instructor 
  • Oxygen Instructor 
  • AED Instructor 
  • Bloodborne Pathogens: Preventing Disease Transmission Instructor 
  • Aquatic Fitness Instructor (AFI) ARC
School of Physical Education, Sport, & Exercise Science
Health and Physical Activity Building (HP), Room 360
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (Summer Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Phone: 765-285-8746
Fax: 765-285-8254