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The pools will re-open on May 25th for the regular swim season.



* Swim Lessons *

Please click on the Swim Lessons tab to the left to access schedules and swim level information as well as registration guidelines, tips, and printable forms. 


 *American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course (Bundle 2-HSSAQU422) *

Price: $200.00 for Full Course – You must pre-enroll and 100% attendance is required

Location: Ravenswood Pool - 400 SW Ravenswood Lane, Port St. Lucie

PRE-COURSE (Required)
Date & Time:  3/16/19  11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.

CLASS SESSIONS (Monday - Friday)
3/18/19 - 3/22/19   9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

Course Description

This course is designed for entry-level participants at all facility types.  Successful completion of the course certifies participants in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR, AED, Emergency Oxygen Administration, and Bloodborne Pathogens Training. Certification is valid for 2 years.  You will learn the following:

  • Surveillance skills to help you recognize and prevent injuries
  • Rescue skills – in water and on land
  • First aid training and professional rescuer CPR with oxygen administration
  • Professional lifeguard responsibilities


  • Must be at least 15 years old.  Please bring a form of I.D. for proof of age.
  • Swim continuously for 300 yards; 100 yards freestyle / front crawl, 100 yards breaststroke, then 100 yards of your choice.
  • Timed Event: Swim 20 yards, surface dive to a depth of 6 feet, swim along the bottom for 10-15 feet and retrieve a 10 pound brick. Swim back 20 yards with the brick and exit the pool without using the steps or ladder within 1 minute and 40 seconds.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes using only your legs. 

INSTRUCTIONS:  Email Erin Lau at  LauE@stlucieco.org to pre-enroll.  You will not be allowed in the class if pre-enrollment has not been completed. Bring your own bathing suit as well as a pocket mask and whistle if possible. Payment is required upon completion of the pre-course and before the class begins. Please plan on an addition 5 -10 hours of study time at home.  Please call (772) 871-8031 with questions.


Ravenswood Pool

400 SW Ravenswood Lane
Port St. Lucie, FL 34983 
(Click here for map) 


Lakewood Park Pool

5990 Emerson Ave
Fort Pierce, FL 34951 
(Click here for map) 


Lincoln Park Pool

1311 Avenue M
Fort Pierce, FL 34950 
(Click here for map) 



The Aquatics team of St. Lucie County Parks & Recreation Department is here to provide health, safety, education, and enjoyment through efficient, competent, and professional services and programming.


Total 5 facilities found.