Are You Whistle-Worthy?
Why become a lifeguard?
A long-term career
Becoming a lifeguard can lead you on a path to a long-term career in recreation management, facility operation, and many more interesting professions.
Lifeguarding is an excellent starting point for those who want to work within their community as a first responder, teacher, sports coach, or medical professional.
- Transferable skills and education
- Excellent compensation
- Long-term growth opportunities
- Awesome team environment!
- Saving lives
Start Training Today
The City of Terrace regularly hosts training programs to support lifeguard skill development. Some courses are offered at a 50% discount for those planning to use the training to work at our facility; check the course descriptions for the full criteria.
- Bronze Medallion/Bronze Cross
- Standard First Aid & CPR or Aquatic Emergency Care
- National Lifeguard
- Swim Instructor
Find Employment Opportunities
If you have completed the prerequisite courses and are interested in becoming a lifeguard, please check our job postings for current opportunities, or contact us to learn more:
Human Resources Manager
For More Information
To learn more about our training programs and availability, please contact us at 250-615-3030