Lifeguarding & Pool Staff

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Lifeguarding & Summer Positions

Postings for our summer aquatic positions go live in February 2023!

- Lifeguard

- Swim Instructor

- Assistant Pool Manager

- Pool Manager

Apply here!

Junior Lifeguard Program

Ages: 12 - 15

Session 1: June 12th - June 23rd
Session 2: July 10th - July 21st

Price: $10 per session

The Junior Lifeguard program is designed to prepare potential lifeguards for the skills and tasks they would need to perform when they become eligible to be hired (15 years and older). Participants will get hands-on experience and see first hand what lifeguards do on a day-to-day basis. The junior lifeguards will also learn the basics of CPR and first aid, swim lessons, and teaching water safety skills. Each junior lifeguard will participate in the lifeguarding staff weekly training on Mondays from 11:00am - 3:00pm.


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Lifeguard Certification

**Now, all training and certifications are free to City of Friendswood employees (applies to applicants upon successful completion)

New Lifeguard Certification Course:

April 28th - 30th @ FHS Natatorium.

Shallow Water Lifeguard Re-certification Course:  April 24th - April 27th @ FWD City Pool.

*each day will entail 2-hour sessions 

Recertification's only apply to those with a current certification that is soon to expire or is within 90 days of expiration. 

Shallow Water LG New & Re-Certifications: 
May 12th - 14th @ Friendswood City Pool

Register here for your desired Lifeguarding course under the Aquatics/Pool tab: 

**Certain pre-requisites may apply dependent on the candidate's choice in Lifeguarding course.

Contact the Aquatics Team at or 281-996-3276 for inquiries about Aquatics positions and certifications.

2023 FWD LG course list