Posted 09/11/2018 5:00:00 PM by Tanya Colaco

With the reopening of the Chilliwack Family YMCA on the horizon, we have an exciting new opportunity for those interested in joining our team as an Aquatics Leader.

The Aquatics Leader in Training program at the Chilliwack YMCA is a free swimming instructor and lifeguard training program. Not only is it at no cost to you, we’ll also compensate you during your training and cover the costs for the following certifications:

  • National Lifeguard 
  • Water Safety Instructor
  • Standard First Aid CPR-C

Graduates from this program will gain life-saving, first aid, and teaching skills—all of which are transferrable skills across jobs!

Eligible applicants must be at least 15 years of age and have their Bronze Cross.

To apply, e-mail your resume to and keep an eye on the careers page of our website where more details will be posted soon.


Know someone who’d be interested? Be sure to spread the word! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to stay in-the-know. 

About Tanya Colaco

Tanya is the Digital Communications and Marketing Coordinator at the YMCA of Greater Vancouver. She’s an avid foodie, enjoys learning new things and loves to travel. Tanya is also an “animal person” and can never resist petting any cat or dog that crosses her path!

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