All Aquatic Classes are located at the Super Splash Park facility. “Resident” means a person that resides within the Carbondale Park District.

Lifeguard Certification and Recertification Classes

  • Lifeguard certification with First aid/AED (S1). May 10-13. 9am-5pm. ENROLL HERE>
  • Lifeguard certification with First aid/AED (S2). May 15, 16, 22, 23. 9am-5pm. ENROLL HERE>
  • Recertification (S1). May 18, 19. 9am-5pm. ENROLL HERE>

Participants who successfully complete this course receive certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid, and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. Prerequisites: Must be 15 years of age by the last day of class (must show proof), 300-yard swim using only breaststroke and front crawl with proper breathing and coordination, deep water brick retrieval, and treading water using legs only.

Participants must attend all scheduled meetings. Lunch breaks will be given. All classes take place at Super Splash Park.