Love the water, surf, and sun? Train to become an aquatics professional through the
San Diego Mesa College Aquatics Certificate program! Our idyllic beach and poolside
environment not only beckons millions of visitors to San Diego annually, it also provides
an opportunity for seasonal and career employment for those interested in lifeguard,
pool manager, aquatic entrepreneur, and water sport and swim instructor jobs. Take
part in water activities including swimming, stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, and
more, and access the aquatic fitness equipment and attentive faculty support you need
to begin your education in water safety techniques, water sports skills, injury prevention,
emergency response, communication, and business management.
Prepare for your fulfilling career in aquatics! Ready to learn more about San Diego
Mesa College’s Aquatics classes? Here are some frequently asked questions.
Program Learning Outcomes