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AQUATICS 

 

YOU can be trained to become a certified water safety instructor or lifeguard through MWR's Aquatics program.  We periodically run training courses during the year.  Looks great on a resume and is valuable skill to have, especially living in Hawaii.  

 

Lifeguard Hiring Day
Hickam Family Pool
August 5
9am - 2pm
FREE
Open to ages 16 and up

JBPHH Aquatics is looking for active, responsible, engaging, and energetic people ready to work.  We have 10 lifeguard positions available at the pools, both part-time and flexible, open to ages 16 and up. 

Applicants need to pass a physical fitness and skills assessment, as well as in person interview.  Selectees will start a lifeguard class the next day.  Those selected that already have a lifeguard certification will be hired that day.

For more info, click here or call 808-216-1712

 

 

2018 Summer Swim Lessons
All swim lessons are held at Hickam Family Pool (Pool 2) & class registration is online.

 

Session 4 (July 23-Aug 2) registration will begin July 9 at Noon.

 

Parent & Tot 

These swim classes are designed to familiarize our youngest swimmers with the water, creating a positive water experience.  Parental participation is required for this course, so please make sure you and your little one are ready to jump in the water! You’ll play games that introduce basic introductory water skills such as blowing bubbles, breath control, kicking and floating.  Please ensure your child has a swim diaper if not potty trained.
Age: 6 months – 2.5 years

Class Dates: July 23-Aug 2 (Monday-Thursday)
Cost: $80 (payment made online through registration process)

Time: Noon-12:30pm
Registration:  click here

 

Preschool Aquatics: Levels 1-3

Preschool swim courses are designed for ages 3-4 and help children familiarize with basic water skills and water safety.  Preschool learn to swim classes are considered a GROUP class, parents will be asked to sit in designated areas throughout the lesson.  Children will also be tested the first day of class to determine the appropriate level placement. Ensure your child has a swim diaper if not potty trained.

Age: 3-5 years old (before start date)

Class Dates: July 23-Aug 2 (Monday-Thursday)
Cost: $80 (payment made online through registration process)

Times & Registration: click on the available sessions below to register.

9-9:30am
9:45-10:15am
10:30-11am
11:15-11:45am
Noon-12:30pm

 

Learn To Swim: Levels 1-3

Learn to swim levels 1-3 are designed for swimmers ages 6-16 that help teach the basics to swimming and being safe around the water.  Children will be placed in appropriate level, based on swim ability the first day of class.

Age: 5-16 years old (before start date)

Class Dates: July 23-Aug 2 (Monday-Thursday)
Cost: $80 (payment made online through registration process)

Times & Registration: click on the available sessions below to register.

9-9:30am
9:45-10:15am
10:30-11am
11:15-11:45am
Noon-12:30pm


 

Learn To Swim: Level 4-5

Learn to swim levels 4 and 5 work with students on stroke refinement and stroke proficiency.  Students must pass Learn to Swim LEVEL 3 (exit skills) before registering for this class.  Students will be tested on the first day of lessons.

*If the child is unable to perform necessary requirements, a refund will be administered.  JBPHH Aquatics will not move the child to a lower level if space is not available.*

Age: 5-16 years old (before start date)

Class Dates: July 23-Aug 2 (Monday-Thursday)
Cost: $80 (payment made online through registration process)

Time: Noon-12:30pm
Registration: click here

 

Adult Swim Lessons

We will focus on current ability and individual goals.
Age:  18+

Class Dates: July 23-Aug 2 (Monday-Thursday)
Cost: $80 (payment made online through registration process)

Time: Noon-12:30pm
Registration: click here
 

Private Swim Lessons 

These classes will focus on current ability and individual goals.

Registration: May 28 for ages 18+ & June 1 for participants of all ages. 

Class Dates: July 13, 20, 27, August 3

Cost: $120 (payment made online through registration process)

Times & Registration: click on the available sessions below to register.

9-9:30am    
9:45-10:15am  
10:30-11am  

11:15-11:45am

Noon-12:30pm

JBPHH Swim Challenge Series

In support of the Navy's mission for physical readiness and overall health, JBPHH Aquatics has created NEW Swim Challenge Series for 2018. The series incorporate the existing North Channel and the English Channel challenges and feature 3 NEW swim challenges which are inspired by Hawaii (Pailolo Channel, Au'au Channel and Kaiwi Channel).
Registration begins in February at Scott Pool.

 


 

Swim tests is required for any and all patrons ages 17 & under that wish to use pool attractions such as diving boards and slides, as well as use the deep end of the pool.

After completing the Navy Youth Swim test, swimmers will be given a wristband to signify their swimming ability while at the pool, and they will also be issued a new Navy Youth Swim License.

The swim test is as follows:

  1. Swim one pool length (minimum of 25 yards) unassisted without rest. Swimmers must use a recognizable swim stroke for the entire distance.
  2. Tread water for a minimum of 60 seconds.
  3. Jump into the deep end of the pool and return to the surface.
  4. Exit the pool unassisted.

**Swim tests are offered daily by lifeguards at times determined by local Aquatics program
**Swimmers are allowed to test only once per day
**The swim test is valid for ONE year. All swimmers must be reassessed every year.  Lifeguards may require additional testing for swimmers, if and when needed. The lifeguard has the authority to request assessment of child at any time.
**All swimmers who pass the deep water swim test will be awarded a Navy Youth Swim License.  All swimmers must show their license upon entering the aquatics facility and will receive a wristband to have full access to deep end, slides, and diving boards.

 

Friday, August 31, 2018

6:00PM

Movie Night - Trolls

Hickam Family Pool

Saturday, September 1, 2018

English Channel Swim Challenge

This event repeats every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Friday, September 28, 2018

5:00PM

Float Night

Scott Pool

Friday, October 26, 2018

6:00PM

Movie Night - Despicable Me 3

Hickam Family Pool

Saturday, November 10, 2018

5:00PM

Float Night

Scott Pool

 

 

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