Aquatics Academy

The WASH team will be hosting three Aquatics Academies in July 2024.

  • Scottsdale, Arizona: May 21st-24th 2024
  • Grand Cayman: June 25th-28th 2024
  • Columbus, Ohio: July 19th-22nd 2024
  • St. Kitt’s & Nevis: July 15th-18th 2025
  • Puerto Madryn, Argentina September 9th-12th 2025

These events are opportunities for our partners to come together for 4 days of networking, continuing professional development, and other educational and growth opportunities. Among many other features, this event will include: an opening evening cocktail and welcome party, a keynote speaker, various educational sessions, breakout sessions, certification and recertification courses at both the provider and instructor level, and industry specific vendors.

Final itineraries including session topics, dates/days/times, keynote speaker name and topic, host hotel, and other pertinent logistical information will be publicly released in early January 2024. We know we will be offering:

  • Certified Pool Operator (CPO)
  • Personal Watercraft (PWC) Rescue Operator
  • Pool, Waterpark, Waterfront, Surf Rescue Lifeguard
  • Lifeguard When There are No Lifeguards
  • Swift Water Rescue
  • Establishing a Lifeguard Corps
  • SCUBA and Rescue Diver
  • Defense Maneuvers in the Water
  • Lifeguard Instructor S.1 and S.2
  • Spinal Trauma Response
  • Water Rescue Techniques & Maneuvers
  • Small & Large Vessel Rescue Maneuvers

If you are interested in attending, presenting, sponsoring, serving as a vendor, or would like to be considered as a key note speaker, please complete the following from:

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Aquatics Academy
Service Type
Aquatics Academy
Provider Name
World Academy of Safety & Health (WASH),
P.O. Box 311,Riderwood,Maryland-21139,
Telephone No.1-800-484-0419
United States, South America, Caribbean
World Academy of Safety & Health (WASH) is hosting an Aquatics Academies in 2024 in Scottsdale, AZ; Columbus, OH; and Grand Cayman. It will be an opportunity for lifeguards and other aquatics professionals to come together to learn, network, and grow.