Water Safety Instructor

Due to current state and county health regulations, the Poway Community Swim Center is OPEN for limited use with reservations. Learn more about swim reservations here. View all Covid-19 updates here.

Sign up today for the Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Course to learn how to teach a vital life skill!

After successfully completing the Water Safety Instructor training course, participants will earn their certification for Water Safety Instructor. There is a water skills test on the 1st day of class that includes swimming front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke, elementary backstroke, sidestroke, and butterfly. Failure to complete this test will result in dismissal from the course.

100% attendance is required. Class fee does include books needed for the course. This course is taught in a blended format that will include online components and in-person class time. You must be 16 years of age by the first day of class.

Upcoming Classes
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