Lifeguard Training & WSI Spring 2018The 2017 Aquatics season has concluded and the pools are closed for the season. The 2018 Splash Guide will be posted online in early to mid March-stay tuned!
Upcoming Important Aquatics Dates for Spring 2018
Lifeguard Training and Water Safety Instructor classes (March 2018). Lifeguard Training class runs over Spring Break for Gilbert Schools which is 3/10-3/17. Water Safety Instructor class is later March. Class schedule finalized and flyer online by 1/15/18. Registration for both classes starts 7am 1/22 at www.GilbertRecreation.com. Applicants for Lifeguard Training must be age 15 and up, WSI class candidates must be age 16 and up. Our summer aquatics hiring process will begin online on 2/1 at www.GilbertAZ.gov.
Spring aquatics programs start April 2 at Greenfield Pool. There will be a Spring Youth Swim team which swims Monday-Thursday, and swim lessons Monday-Thursdays from 4:30-7:30pm. New this year, lessons will be offered in a twice a week format, so classes will run for 3 weeks on Tues/Thurs, or 3 weeks on Mon/Weds. Two Spring Sessions of swim lessons will be offered:
Spring Session A Mon/Weds or Tues/Thurs 4:30-7:30pm 4/2-4/19
Spring Session B Mon/Weds or Tues/Thurs 4:30-7:30pm 4/23-5/10
Spring Swim Team (Greenfield) 4/2-5/10
Spring registration for aquatics programs will begin on Monday, March 12 at 7am at www.GilbertRecreation.com
SUMMER PROGRAM DATES
Summer Swim/Dive teams start week of 5/14 (afternoon practice times this week). The preseason camp is now incorporated into the program, so we'll practice for a week, then take a week off for the last week of school, then start summer practice hours on Tuesday, May 29. Summer Swim/Dive team registration begins online 4/3 at 7am for Gilbert residents.
Swim lessons will begin for the Summer on 5/29, Tuesday. Registration for these summer sessions will be later in April, so check the splash guide for specific session information.
Stay cool and fit with Gilbert Parks and Recreation.
The ABC's of Water Safety:
A = Adult Supervision B= Barriers C= Classes
Visit GilbertRecreation.com to register online for classes.
Questions...Please call 480-503-6200.