Memorial Day Hours - Monday, May 28:
Building: 5am-6pm, Waterpark: CLOSED, Playground: 8am-6pm . City offices will be closed in observance of the holiday.

The pool will be closed April 2 - May 31 for renovations. View alternate pool schedule for April & May>>

Teen Aquatics/Leadership

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Swim Instructor Aid Training 1.0

Do you want to get ready for a fun and exciting career as a swim instructor aid? this class will focus on teaching participants key principles of teaching and mastering basic skill progressions with a focus on: kicking, parent & toddler communication, water adjustment, class organization, holds & supports, and water safety.

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Jr. Lifeguard 1.0

Do you want to get ready for an exciting career as a lifeguard? This course provides a foundation of lifeguarding and life skills that will allow for a smooth transition to any lifeguard certification program. This course focuses on the following key areas: recognition of people in possible trouble, conscious & unconscious rescues, rule enforcement & public relations, first aid certification, and fitness.

 Course prerequisites:

  • 50 yard swim of front crawl or breaststroke
  • Retrieve a 10lb brick & bring it to a wall from a depth of 4ft
  • Swim underwater 10ft

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Lifeguard Academy

The lifeguard academy is a learning program that helps step you right up the ranks to lifeguard. Participants have the opportunity to complete an Ellis & Associates Lifeguarding course and earn their shallow water course completion certificate in:

  • Conscious, unconscious and suspected neck and back rescue skills
  • Healthcare Provider CPR, AED, Oxygen Administration
  • Standard First Aid Training

Certification will be issued after successful completion of a written test and skill check off. In the afternoons participants will earn practical experience assisting lifeguards and shadow guarding. Participants need to bring a lunch. Participants will receive a shirt, whistle, and lanyard.

Course prerequisites: 

  • 100 yard swim of front crawl or breaststroke
  • Retrieve a 10lb brick & bring it to a wall from a depth of 4ft
  • Swim underwater 10ft

Current lifeguard academy classes>>


How to Get Your First Job

 This two-day workshop will give teens looking for their first job an edge in the competitive job market. Participants will learn how to make that first impression that will make them a desirable asset to any organization along with how to interview. Participants will complete an application and go through a mock interview.

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