IMPORTANT: People interested in working at the pool must be certified as a lifeguard and swim instructor.

Swim Instructor Courses

Pre-requisite:  15 years+, Swim Kids Level 10, Standard First Aid or Bronze Cross

  • Step 1:  Skill evaluations, online course and co-teaches
  • Step 2: WSI- in class course

Lifeguard Courses

  • Bronze Medallion (13 yrs+)
  • Bronze Cross (13 yrs+)
  • Standard First Aid (12 yrs+)
  • National Lifeguard Service – Pool Option (16 yrs+)

Please note: You do not require your NLS Waterpark Option. Only Saanich Commonwealth Pool requires this award.

To become a Aquafit instructor

  • Fitness Theory (16 yrs+)
  • Aquafit Module (16 yrs+)

Advanced Aquatic Assistance Program

Contact Us

Aquatic Coordinator
Tel: 250.655.2182