Anyone 15 years and older who would like to become a lifeguard may attend the Ellis Lifeguard Training Course. Class dates and times are as follows: Class 1 will be held from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, April 21 and from noon to 9 p.m. Sunday, April 23 at the Tonto Apache Tribe Pool. Class 2 will be held from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, May 5 and from 8 a.m. t 5 p.m. Saturday, May 6 at Taylor Pool.
The fee for the class is $115 and includes Lifeguard Training, CPR and First Aid. This class is for new lifeguards, or those who need to update their certification. For Ellis renewals the fee is $95.
Registration is going on now through April 19 and the class size is limited to 15 participants.
You must complete the online portion of the class prior to attending the classroom portion of the course. You may pick up the mandatory online registration card at the Payson Parks and Recreation office.
For more information, call (928) 474-5242, ext. 7.