Lifeguarding

Lifeguarding

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.

Registration is now open.

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Aquatics Employment Opportunities

Check back soon for available employment opportunities.

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