Certification Classes



  • Seasonal Aquatics Positions

Are you looking for an opportunity that helps you build skills, develop leadership, and gain marketable job qualities?  This summer we are looking to hire Lifeguards, Head Guards, Water Safety Instructors, and Splash Pad Attendants. Candidates must be at least 15 years old to apply. Lifeguard Certification classes as well as Water Safety Classes will be offered prior to summer season. Jobs applications will be accepted beginning March.

Apply online at www.leesburgflorida.gov . (Applications can be found in the Human Resources section)
For more information contact Brian Andreichuk at Brian.andreichuk@leesburgflorida.gov

First Time Candidates

  • Lifeguard Certification Classes

Lifeguard Class 1 – Blended

Dates: March 6 (5:00pm-6:30pm); March 11 (8:00am-12:00pm); March 13 (8:00am-12:00pm); 
                March 15 (3:00pm-7:00pm); March 18 (8:00am-12:00pm); March 20 (4:00pm-8:00pm)

Cost: $200 per participant (Discount for Leesburg Lifeguards)

Lifeguard Class 2 – Blended

Dates: April 3 (5:00pm-6:30pm); April 11 (4:00pm-8:00pm); April 13 (4:00pm-8:00pm); April 15
               (3:00pm-7:00pm); April 18 (4:00pm-8:00pm); April 20 (4:00pm-8:00pm)

Cost: $200 per participant  (Discount for Leesburg Lifeguards)

  • Lifeguard Recertification

May 6th  (9:00am – 5:30pm)

Cost $100 

  • Water Safety Instructor Class

Dates: March 28 (5:00pm-6:00pm); April 1 (8:00am-12:00pm); April 4 (4:00pm-8:00pm); April 6
                (4:00pm-8:00pm); April 6 (8:00am-12:00pm)

Cost $300

For more information, contact us at:

Leesburg Recreation Complex
1851 Griffin Road Leesburg, FL 34748
Telephone: 352.728.9885 - Fax: 352.326.6225
Email: Recreation Department