Aquatics Volunteer Program

If you are 14 yrs. and older, have completed your Bronze Star or higher, enjoy being in the water, and like to make new friends, you have the opportunity to volunteer with Trico Aquatics Department and to be part of our great team.

Trico Centre Aquatics Department is looking for swim instructor assistant volunteers.

In these exciting volunteer positions, you will assist both lifeguards and swim instructors enforce rules, teach lessons, demonstrate skills, communicate to patrons and more! Volunteering with the Aquatics Department is a great way to get experience to put on your resume!

For general information about volunteering at Trico Centre, including requirements and perks, see our Careers page.


How to apply:

Complete the Trico Centre Swim Instructor Volunteer Pre-Screening form.

For additional information, email and a member of our Aquatics team will respond as soon as possible.


  • Minimum age requirement 14
  • Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion or Bronze Cross holder
  • First Aid, CPR or AED Certification a definite asset
  • Basic Police Security Clearance with Vulnerable Sector Search mandatory if 16 or older
  • Enjoys being in the water and working in a busy pool setting
  • Likes working with children

Responsibilities could include

  • Life jacket assistance
  • Playing games with children and assists with child supervision in swim programs
  • Demonstrating strokes and assisting with floats and glides

Note: No volunteer will be left unsupervised with children