Find King County Washington swimming pools and public aquatic parks. Swimming pools provide information on the municipal, free, local, and public indoor and outdoor community pool facilities.
King County - Parks & Recreation Division Swimming Pool 30421 16th Avenue South Federal Way WA 98003 253-839-1000
The cost to use a Swimming Pool can vary. Access to Swimming Pools at private facilities is usually based on a membership fee and related charges. Many Public Swimming Pools offer some open swim times at no cost to residents of the community, while they may charge fees for swim classes and other structured activities. Others may charge per-use fees or require a membership.Are Public Swimming Pools regulated?
Yes. Each state regulates Public Swimming Pools through their Public Health Department. Regulations address the use of chemicals and the treatment of water, filtration and recirculation, and protocols for preventing recreational water illnesses.What are the requirements for becoming a lifeguard?
The requirements vary by location, but typically a lifeguard must have a valid lifeguard certification. This includes required training and testing in water rescue techniques, CPR, and basic first aid. Most certification programs have a minimum age of 15 years and require approximately 35 hours of instruction.