Get Your Lifeguard Certification

Get certified in essential water safety courses before the summer season.

  • Starguard Lifeguard Training
  • Starguard Recertification/Reciprocity Training

Summer classes are over. Please check back again in the fall. 

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Starguard Lifeguard Training Course

This course offers participants the opportunity to receive a year-long Starguard Lifeguard certification, which includes BLS CPR/AED and First Aid.

Cost & Requirements

  • Successfully pass the prerequisite swimming skills evaluation
  • $35 Pre-Test
  • $137 Course Fee ($180 out of county)
  • $35 Starguard book fee

Call 864-679-7946  (679-SWIM) for more information.

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Recertification/Reciprocity Training

Recertification/Reciprocity training is for those guards who are already trained as Starguard or another certified lifeguarding organization, such as Red Cross, and their certification is not yet expired but they need it renewed for another year.


  • $69 Course Fee ($86 out of county)
  • $35 Book Fee

Call 864-679-7946  (679-SWIM) for more information.

Summer Jobs

Use your skills to keep swimmers safe at the Greenville County Aquatic Complex and Greenville Rec facilities.