Interested in becoming a lifeguard with the City of Boise? Register now to get certified. Classes fill up quickly.

The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services personnel take over.

To enroll in the Lifeguarding course, you must be at least 15 years old before the last scheduled class session.

This class is for future City of Boise employees only.

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Aquatics Employment Opportunities

City of Boise has concluded the hiring process for the 2023 Summer Swim Season in Aquatics. Please see the City of Boise Hiring Website for additional summer employment opportunities.

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