Lifeguard Certification Class

Are you at least 15 years of age? Good swimmer? Enjoy working around people and outside? If so, you should consider becoming a LIFEGUARD with the Groveport Recreation Dept.

WHY BECOME A LIFEGUARD? 1.) Provide amazing public service, 2.) Start a career in the parks & recreation industry, 3.) Stay fit and get more fit, 4.) Work with like-minded people, 5.) Compete on one of our lifeguard teams in local and state competitions, 6.) Gain a life skill that will come in handy the rest of your life, 7.) Work outside (work on that tan), 8.) It's challenging mentally and physically, 9.) Get resident rate and a complimentary Groveport Recreation Center & Aquatic Center Pass while employed and 10.) Flexible hours.

New lifeguards are also eligible for reimbursement of their Lifeguard Class Fees ($220), provided they meet certain employment criteria over the summer months. 

PRE-REQUISITES: There are a number or pre-course skills that you will have to pass. To learn more about the pre-requisites and free skills assessment, click here for a the Lifeguard Class Registration Form (PDF).  To view more information click here for the Lifeguard Instructor Certification Class Brochure 2018

QUESTIONS: Contact Steve Riegler (Aquatics Manager) at 614-836-1000 ext. 1510  or sriegler@groveport.org

Program # Dates Times Cost Registration
161204-52 3/12 - 17 M - F, 4 pm - 9 pm
Sat., 9 am - 2 pm 
$220 thru 3/12
161204-53 4/16 - 21 M - F, 4 pm - 9 pm 
Sat., 9 am - 2 pm 
$220 thru 4/16
161204-54 5/7 - 12 M - F, 4 pm - 9 pm 
Sat., 9 am - 2 pm
$220 thru 5/7
161204-55 6/4 - 8 M - F, 9 am - 6 pm  $220 thru 6/4