Lifeguard Training

Looking for a great job? Come work at the Avon Recreation Center as a lifeguard! Benefits include free membership, flexible work schedules, a fun and friendly work environment, enthusiastic management, on the job training and much more!

 Times and Dates

There are no scheduled Lifeguarding Classes at this time.

Don’t see a class that will work for you? Call us today to be put on our interest list!

  • Want to get your certification paid for? Apply to work as a Lifeguard for the Town of Avon! Please contact Zak Kornhauser, Recreation Specialist for more information; zkornhauser@avon.org or 970-748-4064

 Course Prerequisites

  • Participants must be at least 15 years old by the final day of the class
  • Participants must successfully complete the pre-course skill test prior to the first day of class (300 yard swim, timed brick retrieval, & 2 minutes of tread water using legs only): Contact Zak Kornhauser, Recreation Specialist to setup a time to complete your swim test.
  • Participants must attend all classes to successfully complete the course. Please bring a swimsuit, towel, snacks, and water bottle
  • Complete online learning prior to the first day of class.
  • Pay $150 fee (books included). Sign up with the Front Desk over the phone at 970-748-4060 or stop by in person.