You're never too young or too old to learn a new trick. The Aquatic Centre offers a variety of open recreation activities, fitness programs, swimming lessons and certification courses for infants to adults. The Aquatic Centre caters to the general public as well as university students, alumni, faculty and staff.
The centre is one of Canada's premier training facilities and home to some of Canada's top Olympians including Joanne Malar, Morgan Knabe and Alexandra Lys. Past Olympic medalists from the program include Tom Ponting, Jon Cleveland, Mark Tewksbury, Penny Heynes and Curtis Myden.
Aquatic Centre Programs (Online registration & information system).
The pool is ready to open early! We won’t be able to open up to a full schedule, but we’ve added swims for this Tuesday - Friday.
Shutdown this year was a huge success, some of the items that we worked on:
Special thanks to our UofC lifeguard crew, along with faculty and campus departments and trades who all worked extremely hard.
* You can also get daily tweets (@UofCRec with our pool schedule, or follow us on facebook (http://on.fb.me/iVAmjH)
The UCAC employs up to 45 lifeguards/Instructors. We hire new staff in early September, January, and April.
Now accepting applications for Instructor/Lifeguard positions for Spring/Summer 2013
Deadline to apply April 23, 2013
Interviews will be April 15 and 17, 2013
Mandatory New Staff Training is April 26, 2013
Mandatory All Staff Training is April 28, 2013 9:00-1:00pm
All applications should be directed to Aquatic Manager 2500 University Drive, Calgary, AB
T2N 1N4 Fax 403-284-5867 (attention Aquatic Manager) E-mail: swim [at] ucalgary [dot] ca
Resumes should include:
All Awards must be current at the time of application.
CALA, Pool Operator 1 and 2, Lifesaving Instructor, WHIMIS, TDG, and Lifesaving Examiner are all assets.
All UCAC Instructors and Lifeguards must complete specific physical requirements, such as:
We thank you for your interest, however only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Resumes must include a cover letter and a copy of all awards.
All applications should be directed via:
2500 University Drive
E-mail: swim [at] ucalgary [dot] ca