Become a Cal Fit Swim Instructor

Interested in a summer job with California Family Fitness? We'd love to help you learn to teach swim lessons! Find out what it takes to become a Cal Fit swim instructor below.  This information has been updated for the 2020 swim season.

BlondeCoach3BoysAll swim instructors and pool management staff are required to hold Lifeguard and Aquatic Swim Instruction (ASI) certifications. As a Cal Fit employee, these certifications are provided at no cost to you -- a $400 value!

Please note the following MANDATORY prerequisites. All participants must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age by the first day of employment.
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform the following swimming skills:
    • Front Crawl–25 yd
    • Back Crawl - 25 yd
    • Breaststroke - 25 yd
    • Elementary Backstroke - 25 yd
    • Sidestroke - 25 yd
    • Butterfly - 15 yd
  • Maintain position on back 1 minute in deep water (floating or sculling).
  • Tread water for one minute.

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Lifeguard Aquatic Swim Instruction (ASI) Classes

Get started now with Lifeguard and ASI classes! Each session includes three classes, materials, and CPR & AED certifications. Please come prepared to get in the pool and swim. Bring snacks, water, an extra towel, and a warm change of clothes.

All ASI Courses take place at the Natomas club: 3880 Innovator Drive Sacramento, CA 95834

Participants can attend any of the below sessions to become Lifeguard and Aquatic Swim Instructor (ASI) certified, but must be able to attend all class dates for a given session.

ASI Session 1 
March 24–27 | 3:30pm-9pm | Tues-Fri

Lifeguard Session 1 
 April 4-5 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

ASI Session 2
April 7–9 | 8am-5pm | Tues-Thur

Lifeguard Session 2 
 April 18-19 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

ASI Session 3
April 21–24 | 8am-5pm | Tues-Thur

Lifeguard Session 3 
 April 25-26 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

Lifeguard Session 4 
 May 2-3 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

ASI Session 4
May 5–7 | 8am-5pm | Tues-Thur

Lifeguard Session 5 
 May 9-10 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

ASI Session 5
May 12–14 | 8am-5pm | Tues-Thur

Lifeguard Session 6 
 May 16-17 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

ASI Session 6
May 19–21 | 8am-5pm | Tues-Thur

Lifeguard Session 7 
 May 23-24 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

ASI Session 7
May 26–28 | 8am-5pm | Tues-Thur

Lifeguard Session 8 
 May 30–31 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

Lifeguard Session 9 
June 6–7 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

Lifeguard Session 10 
 June 13–14 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

Lifeguard Session 11
 June 20–21 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

Lifeguard Session 12 
June 27–28 | 8am-5pm | Sat & Sun

 For more information or to register, email us at swim@calfamfit.com before attending a session.MaleSwimInstructor