Events and Lifeguarding




The Mezrah Family Aquatic Center is thrilled to host exciting events for our members and guests!


We have holiday themed parties, races, competitions and a lot of fun.


Check here frequently for all the latest information on upcoming events.


Contact to get more details.



Cardboard Boat Racing - Everyone has a blast being aboard a sinking ship!




Check out our holiday-themed parties with special food, music, games, and activites for everyone.




The Shanna & Bryan Glazer JCC offers a wide variety of classes taught by American Red Cross Certified Instructors.


Classes include:



Junior Lifeguarding,

and more



American Red Cross

Dates: TBD

The primary purpose of the American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED program is to help participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing, and first aid emergencies. The course in this program teaches participants the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decide whether advanced medical care is needed. For information regarding current or other Lifeguard Course please contact

Member: $75 / Guest: $125



American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification in Tampa


For more information please contact





American Red Cross

Mezrah Family Aquatic Center


Cost: Members $200  |  Guests $250.



Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you’ll learn teamwork, rescue skills, surveillance skills, First Aid, CPR/AED and more.


These are all skills you will need to work as a professional lifeguard. This course is blended learning, which means you will be required to complete a portion of the class online. Successful completion results in a 2-year certification in lifeguarding that includes First Aid, professional-level CPR and AED in one certificate. Digital certificate available upon successful completion of course.


Participants are not eligible for a refund if classes are not passed.



  • 300 yard swim using freestyle and breaststroke
  • Timed Brick Retrieval Event
  • 2 minute Tread with No Hands
  • Must be at least 15 years of age on or before the final scheduled session of this course to participate


For more information please contact the Aquatics Department at