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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
  • Swim Coaches

Lifeguard Training (SGT)



Available Courses: 


March 14th-26th 2016

Monday's & Tuesday's from 4:30-8:30PM
& Saturday's from 10:00AM-3:00PM






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.




Starfish Swim Instructor (SSI)



The last Starfish Swim Instructor Course was a success!

Available Courses:

February 8th-20th:

Mondays, Wednesdays: 4:30PM-8:30PM

Saturdays: 10:00AM-3:00PM


April 18th-30th:

Mondays, Wednesdays: 4:30PM-8:30PM
Saturdays: 10:00AM-3:00PM



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.

Online Registration



For questions, contact:

Avonte King-Henry,

Or Call 385-468-1350