Address: 

Cunningham Aquatic Complex
801 Heartwood Ave.
Vallejo, CA 94591
707-648-4635

The Plunge
801 Nebraska St
Vallejo, CA 94590
707-556-8722
Closed for repairs

For questions contact the
coordinator at 707-648-4663
or jsaroyan@gvrd.org


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Aquatics Training


Lifeguard Training Classes

Prerequisites: Must be 15 years or older, able to swim 300 yards, and retrieve a 10lb. brick from seven feet of water.

Course includes Lifeguard Training, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, and First Aid. Course fee includes all materials and certifications.

Fee: $145 resident, $150 Non-Resident
Please check on the online registration page for availability of classes

Community First Aid & CPR

Course teaches participants how to respond to respiration emergencies for adults, children, and infants, including first aid certification. Great for parents, teachers, or daycare providers. Course fee includes all materials and certifications.

Fee: $70 resident, $75 Non-resident
Please check on the online registration page for availability of classes

Jr. Lifeguard Work Experience

Prerequisites: 12-15 years old and enrolled in Jr. Lifeguard Program

Put your skills to work! Earn practical experience assisting lifeguards with teaching swim lessons and lifeguarding. This is a great introduction to the lifegurading profession and gives participants a feel for what it's like to be a lifeguard. Many participants have gone on to become lifeguards on our staff as a result of taking this course. Participants must have been enrolled in the Jr. Lifeguard program. Course includes Fox 40 Whistle.

Summer: Cunningham Pool
Fee: $15 per week


Lifeguard Academy

Learn what it's like to be a lifeguard at Cunningham Pool or the Plunge this summer. Teach swim lessons, shadow guards during rec. swim, and get valuable work experience in this internship program. Participants are welcome at all staff training's an if fully certified they are also qualified to be hired on an as needed basis.

Half Summer: $125
Full Summer: $200