Becoming a lifeguard isn’t just for teens, it's for people of all ages!
Make an investment in yourself and your future with our lifeguard certification program. The Town of Golden provides the highest standards of excellence in training and instruction through affordable, hands-on courses. Here's why you should jump into a career at the pool:
✔ Have a rewarding job that offers great pay and flexible hours;
✔ Join a positive work environment;
✔ Be part of an awesome team;
✔ Learn valuable lifelong skills;
✔ Make a difference and an impact on the lives of others and your community; and
✔ Have FUN!
Whether you’ve been certified in the past or not, we offer all of the courses you need to become a lifeguard, right here in Golden!
Have a question about becoming a lifeguard?
Send an email to chat with one of or Recreation Services Coordinators.
Financial assistance: Course fee financial assistance is available for successful candidates. For more information email us
2022 Aquatic Leadership and First Aid Courses
Registration is now LIVE for all of our aquatic leadership courses (Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross, National Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructor) and the Standard First Aid with CPR C! Register early to guarantee your spot.