Get Your Lifeguard Certification

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

  • Starguard Lifeguard Training
  • Starguard Recertification/Reciprocity Training

2019 Training Schedule Coming Soon

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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.

The heater in the therapy pool is currently out of order. Fitness classes in the therapy pool are cancelled until further notice, but members can take 9 am classes at Furman University. Visit the "Fitness" page or call 864.679.7946 for details.