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Passionate about swimming? Are you seeking a Lifeguard certification and want to work at Boise State Campus Recreation as a Lifeguard? Then we need you! Easy to join in 4 steps!

  1. Attend informational session January 13 at 3:00 p.m. (Zoom) OR January 14 at 2:00 p.m. (In person)
  2. Pass the water skills session to be eligible for Lifeguard certification January 14 at 3:00 p.m. or January 18 4:30 p.m.
  3. Successfully completed the Lifeguard Class at the Rec
    January 21-23; 28-30 Fridays 4pm-8:30pm, Saturdays & Sundays 1:00pm-7:30pm) Cost $65 and option to work the cost off!
  4. Get hired!

If already Lifeguard certified apply on Handshake. Click on this link to sign up for Information Session. Email if you have any questions.

General Pool Schedule

Pool Policies

All of our policies are posted on the pool deck. Please see a lifeguard for additional questions or concerns.

  • Appropriate swim attire is required. Material should be designated for use in the water. Under garments, gym or street clothes, and see-through swimwear is not allowed.
  • Lifeguards must be present and on duty to use the facility.
  • Minors must be accompanied by an actively supervising adult at all times. Non-swimmers must have an actively participating (in the water) adult within arms reach at all times. Lifeguards determine if a swimmer is in need of additional supervision.
  • Minors over age 5 may not be in gender-specific locker rooms with opposite sex parent or guardian. Minors ages 6-13 must use a locker room under the supervision of an adult of the same sex or the family locker room.¬† Minors ages 14-16 may use appropriate gender-designated locker rooms without direct adult supervision.
  • Please secure all belongings in a locker.
  • No running or horseplay.
  • No diving in shallow water, designated by depth marker signs.
  • No gum, food, or glass allowed in the Aquatics Complex.
  • No breath holding activity allowed.
  • Instruction by non-Campus Recreation Staff is prohibited.