The Philips Aquatics Center offers classes only for female participants. These classes are led by female instructors. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
People 15 and older can take a course to become a certified lifeguard and work for Minneapolis parks. They must first pass a swimming skill test before taking the course. To register, visit the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board website.
Swimming lessons outside Minneapolis
Hennepin County offers free or low-cost swimming lessons in partnership with the Youth learn to swim grants. For more information, see Youth Learn to Swim grants.