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J.L. Sorenson Recreation Center

J.L. Sorenson Recreation Center

5350 West Herriman Main Street, Herriman UT 84096 • 385 468-1340

Aquatics Courses



We are currently hiring for:

  • Lifeguards
  • Head Lifeguards
  • Swim Instructors
  • Private Swim Instructors
  • Pool Attendants


Lifeguard Training (SGT)



Available Courses: 


August 1st-12th

Monday's, Wednesday's &Friday  
from 9:00AM-2:00PM



October 3rd-15th

Monday's & Wednesday's- 4:30PM-8:30PM
Saturdays- 9:00AM-2:00PM



A Non refundable $20 holds your spot for the pre-test. The pre-test consists of a Swim Test: Swim 300 yards total. 200 Yards either breaststroke or freestyle, 50 Yards fast swim with the head above the water and 50 yards of which is swam with a rescue tube. Tread Water: Tread water for 2 minutes without the use of arms. Brick Swim: Retrieve weighted object off the bottom of the pool (min. 10 lbs.) and swim to the other end of the pool with the object in both hands, above the water surface.

After passing the pre-test, the remainder of the course is $55 Due by the first day of class.

 *$15 Make Up Fee for each day that is missed







Starfish Swim Instructor (SSI)



The last Starfish Swim Instructor Course was a success!

Available Courses:


July 11th-22nd:

Monday's, Wednesday's, & Friday's: 9:00AM-2:00PM



September 12th-24th

Monday's & Wednesday's- 4:30PM-8:30PM
Saturdays- 9:00AM-2:00PM



Participants must be able to appropriately demonstrate the skills they are required to teach for certification. This includes basic swimming skills and basic stroke skills. *$15 Make Up Fee for each day that is missed

Online Registration



For questions, contact:

Avonte King-Henry,

Or Call 385-468-1350