Lifeguard Certification Courses

Lifeguard Certification Class (American Red Cross)


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 Pass and 10.) Flexible hours.
PREREQUISITES: 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 Program Registration Form (PDF).  To view more information click here LG Flyer 2018
Program #: 161204-50 12/27 - 12/30 W-Sat (8 am - 5 pm) 

  161204-51 2/19 - 2/24 M - F (4 pm - 9 pm) 
Sat (9 am - 2 pm) 
  161204-52 3/12 - 3/17 M - F (4 pm - 9 pm)
Sat (9 am - 2 pm) 
  161204-53 4/26 - 4/21 M - F (4 pm - 9 pm)
Sat (9 am - 2 pm) 
  161204-54 5/7 - 5/12 M - F (4 pm - 9 pm)
​Sat (9 am - 2 pm)
  161204-55 6/4 - 6/8 M - F (9 am - 6 pm)
Cost: $220 Credit Card Only  
Registration: Taken up to first day of class Location: Groveport Recreation Center Indoor Pool
Questions: Steve Riegler
Aquatics Manager 614-836-1000 ext. 1510