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Lifeguarding is a demanding job, but we know you’re going to do awesome. That doesn’t mean getting hired has to be hard. Actually, it’s as easy as 1-2-3.


Ready to get started? At the very least, you should be responsible, on time, and know how to swim.
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Training can be done any number of ways depending on where you live. We're an authorized training partner of Ellis & Associates.
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Once you’ve worked with us to get your training done, we can place you at a local pool.
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Get in Shape to Be Your Neighborhood’s
Own Aquaman (or Aquawoman!)

Lifeguards, assemble! For training, we mean. We offer hundreds of training classes a year through our training partner Ellis & Associates. All you have to do is pick the date and place that works best for you. Congratulations — you’re one step closer to becoming a professional pool patroller.
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We employ lifeguards in 11 states and beyond. Find out now
to see whether we’re hiring at a pool near you.

Why Choose Guard for Life

With over 8,000 lifeguard placements this year, Guard for Life is the largest lifeguard recruiter in the United States. Our approach to lifeguard training is flexible and works for the way that you learn individually. That means we’ll work with you to find a training program that fits both your schedule and learning style.
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