Splash / Swim

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If you love the water, be sure and visit Willard Beach Park during the summer months. The beach is open seasonally between April 1 and October 31 with admission charged between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day. Those that love to splash can also visit Flash Flood Water Park at Full Blast, open seasonally between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day.

Lifeguard Classes (Ages 16+) Get Certified NOW!

Get certified now in lifeguard training, First Aid/CPR and oxygen administration! Are you 16 years or older and looking for a great 2018 summer job? Lifeguard training class is a great opportunity to train and learn to save lives in the aquatics environment. Classes include CPR, First Aid and Oxygen Administration training. Students will get an understanding of the aquatic environment and what it takes to be a lifeguard. This certification is through the YMCA of the USA and is good for 2 years. Limit 10 people per class!
  • Located at the Battle Creek YMCA
  • February 17th - 21st, 2020
  • March 23rd - 27th, 2020
  • April 13th - 17th, 2020
  • May 4th - 8th, 2020
  • Mondays: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Tuesday - Friday: 3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Registration fee is $150 per participant!
  • For more information or questions, please contact Kimberly at 269.966.3431.