Lifeguard class



Looking to become a lifeguard? Below are our lifeguard classes. Fill out a lifeguard class registration form with the class dates if you are ready or fill out an inquiry if you have any questions. 

Class requirements

  • Student must be 15 years of age by the last day of class.

  • $25 deposit must be paid to secure spot in the class PRIOR to the class.

  • Remaining payment must be paid in CASH or CHECK (Check can be made out to Swim Houston Pool Management) at the swim test. 

  • Payment plan is available for Swim Houston employees only. Please email for more information regarding payment plans.  

  • Student must attend all class dates in each session

  • Student is responsible for providing own swim wear and towel for the swim test and lifeguarding portion of the class (goggles not recommended) 

  • Job application will be given out at the swim test. Application must be returned to instructor on the second day of class along with a copy of student's ID and social security card. 

* Swim Houston reserves all rights to cancel a class session. Students will be moved to the next available class.* 

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The following will be tested at the swim test. ​

  • Must be 15 years of age by the last day of class

  • Swim 300 yards non-stop using either breast stroke or front crawl.

  • Tread in water for 2 minutes with arms under armpits or in the air. 

  • Swim 20 yards, dive 10 feet, retrieve a 10 pound object, and swim 20 yards facing up with holding object with both hands.  

Class location


Swim Test & LG Portion: 26126 Roesner Rd. Katy, TX 77494

CPR Portion: Swim Houston Office

5120 Franz Rd Ste. 700 Katy, TX 77493


Swim Test & LG Portion: 22415 Kingsland Dr. Katy, TX 77450

CPR Portion: Swim Houston Office

5120 Franz Rd Ste. 700 Katy, TX 77493

Class pricing

HOLIDAY SPECIAL (Limited Time): $100.00 (with uniform)

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL (Limited Time): $150.00 (with uniform)

Regular: $200 (with uniform) 

Non-employee (no uniform): $300

Payment plan is available for employee only. Please contact the office for more information.  

Class Dates

DECEMBER 27 - 30 (KATY 1)


Dec. 27: 10AM - 11AM (Swim Test)

Dec. 27: 11AM - 2PM (CPR)

Dec. 28: 10AM - 2PM (CPR)

Dec. 29: 10AM - 2PM (LG)

Dec. 30: 10AM - 2PM (LG)