Phoenix Lifeguard for Hire Service
It’s smart to hire a Phoenix private lifeguard for a backyard pool party: Ask one of our seven hosts grateful for us last summer where urgent interventions were done by our guards at each of those parties. Did anyone see it? Our lifeguards did, and all were happy.
Price for up to 3 hours is $164 for the first lifeguard; Need another lifeguard? Each additional lifeguard for the same event is $149. Over 3 hours add $25/half hour per lifeguard. Feel free to keep the guards over your original booking time pending their schedule. Our office will bill you. The booking form on the next page will easily calculate your cost based on your party length and amount of lifeguards. We’re a cheap alternative to an accident. Just recently, one guard made 4 rescues to children at a busy party. Think their parents thought he was worth it?
Here’s just one who booked a Happy Swimmers Lifeguard:
We had a lifeguard at my son’s 6th birthday party, Matt. He showed up on time, was incredibly friendly and amazing at his job. About 2 hours into the party the pool was packed with kids. I was talking to a friend when suddenly I saw Matt jump up from his chair, run to the far side of the pool and pull my 2-year-old daughter from underwater. He saved her life. None of us saw what happened and my daughter got lost in the crowd. I cannot recommend this company enough and will be using them again at every pool party we have.
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Happy Swimmers started teaching at-home swim lessons in 1991 in Los Angeles, with 22 clients. In 1993 we began serving Phoenix, based in Scottsdale. We serve Valleywide:Glendale-Peoria area, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Mesa, Tempe, Chandler, and Gilbert. If I’ve missed your community, just ask.
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Yumi and Jere were wonderful lifeguards when they guarded our end of year pool party on Wednesday June 11 from 11-2. They were in touch with me, were on time and prepared, and were very responsible and knowledgeable. I was so happy to be able to put two adults in charge of our fourth grade class party.
Based on my experience with Yumi Temple and her cohort Jere, I would highly recommend Happy Swimmers.
Thank you for a wonderful experience. So happy we used your business.
Hi Jenn.. wow today was really scary. I had to use my first aid skills on my mom! We work at the same preschool & she had an allergic reaction & went into shock! I did everything I remembered until the paramedics came.. I really can’t thank you enough for teaching me everything I needed to know!
Everything about my experience with Happy Swimmers has been amazing! From the scheduling to the fantastic teacher they sent for my 5 and 6 year old. The instructor, Emma, had to contend with 2 very different personalities along with 2 different levels of swimming experience. She was more than equipped to deal with that and gave each child unparalleled support, encouragement and instruction. I highly recommend this service to all parents that want to give their child a great experience in being water safe!
We have three kids ages 7, 4, and 2 & 1/2. This was our second year having Happy Swimmers, with instructor Trisha Commons, come teach our kids (the two oldest) to swim. I tried another company the year before I tried Happy Swimmers and although the kids learned swim safety, they were bored and did not learn how to enjoy the pool. Trisha got our son, who did not really like swimming, having fun and by the end of last year could swim the entire length of the pool on his own.
Trisha is great with the kids and is flexible in her teaching style to work with different personalities. She is able to get the kids confident in their abilities and teaches them how to swim, but also teaches them how to have fun! I will definitely be asking Happy Swimmers and Trisha to teach the kids again next year.
I have a toddler and a pool and wanted to make sure my son learned water safety. After taking some group classes last summer, I knew I wanted more one-on-one attention at our home. This summer I reviewed several in-home companies and was impressed with Happy Swimmers approach of water safety.
Trish worked with my stubborn 2-yr old 2-3 times a week. Within the first lesson he knew how to climb out of the pool and to ask permission before getting in. Although our goal was to get him water comfortable more than “swimming”, he indeed learned to swim within a few weeks. We extended our lessons and really appreciated Trish’s approach. We will sign up again next summer. Many of our friends with children happened to be present on several lessons and I expect they will also sign up next summer as well.
Hired a happy swimmers for private life guard for a party for over 200 people at my house. The lifeguard was great. She called to confirm before, came on time, and stayed later then we originally signed up because the party went over. She also showed up on time despite there being a black out that because of storms the day before. I highly recommend Happy Swimmers.
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Our Lifeguard Service Staff Members in Phoenix
I have worked as a lifeguard at many different pools for the past 7 years. I have worked at town pools, private pools and my college pool. In that time I was the Head Lifeguard at a community pool for a year. Also, I taught swimming lessons for 2 years with a WSI certification. I love swimming and the water. I enjoy life-guarding, and I always want to ensure that everyone is safe, happy, and has a positive experience.
I serve the Phoenix communities of Scottsdale, Glendale, and any of the surrounding areas
Hi my name is Allen George and I have been lifeguarding for one summer. Over the summer I had a total of 17 saves from incidents such as drowning, seizures, cardiac arrest, heat strokes, and bumped heads. My intention as a lifeguard is to keep you safe! The thing I like the most about lifeguarding is the people because everyone is so nice and the patrons love to talk about your experience. An interesting fact about me– I just recently signed a reconnaissance contract with the Marine Corps and will be shipping out to basic training in August of 2018!
Some of the areas I serve: Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe
Advanced certifications: Waterpark Lifeguard certified, In the process of getting EMT certified
5 years swim teaching experience
Some common areas I serve:Phoenix, Chandler, Scottsdale, Fountain Hills
Hi, my name is Amanda and I love all things aquatic! I am passionate about teaching children how to swim as I feel it is an invaluable life skill that can turn into a life long passion. My primary goal is to teach children how to be safe in and around the water. It’s also a priority of mine to make sure my students have fun while they become strong, confident swimmers. Fun fact about me: I learned to swim before I learned to walk!
Advanced Certifications: Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor
I began my lifeguarding experience in 2015 at a local community pool. There were multiple times were our pool reached the maximum capacity of 600 patrons.
I enjoy the water and want to make sure i provide a safe and fun environment. Lifeguarding events allows parents to relax and the kids to have an enjoyable time.
Serving: Tempe, Mesa, Scottsdale, Phoenix
4 years experience, home turf areas of service include but not limited to:
Tempe, Phoenix, Mesa, Scottsdale
Swim Instructor Bio:
I have been a swim instructor professionally and privately for 4 years and have coordinates swim lessons and staff at an aquatic facility for 1 year. It is a joy teaching kids how to swim and watching them progress because this is the earliest form of life-saving in my eyes. If you teach kids proper swimming and survival skills they will less likely need saving from lifeguards although still possible.
I had been a lifeguard for 3 years and managed lifeguards for 1 year. I have always enjoyed keeping kids safe in and out of the water and feel proud of my knowledge of this safety because it can help people in many situations even outside of the workplace.
Swim lessons are by far the favorite part of my job. I love being around kids and sharing my passion for being in the water. I grew up swimming, actually swam competitively for 15+ years. I can teach a wide variety of skills from getting comfortable in water, to perfecting your butterfly technique.
I am also fluent in English and Spanish.
Lifeguarding has been one of the highlights of my summers. My goal as a lifeguard is to make sure everyone is safe and feels comfortable being around the water. I also love being around animals and ensuring they can swim safely.
I serve the Phoenix and Tuscon areas of Northern Tucson such as Oro Valley, Marana, Catilina Foothills, among others.
I have two years lifeguarding experience. I am currently a supervisor at a water park in Mesa. I am in the process of becoming an EMT and love learning more and more about emergency medicine. I have my scuba diving license, CPR/First Aid/AED, and special facilities certification as well.
Also serving Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Tempe and other Phoenix area cities Valleywide.
Carmen watches over the areas of North SF Bay of Sonoma Co, Napa Co., San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, CA, Denver, Phoenix and Tucson, AZ for us.
I am so very excited to have joined this team of Happy Swimmers representing the NorCal region of the company. Service is the watchword. Our team offers the best of the best, albeit Lifeguard training, CPR training or private lifeguard services. When I’m not coordinating and helping save lives, you can find me hangin’ at the beach, riding my bike or most likely, on my local private dancefloor aka my kitchen cooking up a storm for myself and my love.
Hi! My name is Chloe and I’ve been lifeguarding since the spring of 2016. My intention in guarding is to maintain a safe swimming environment where everyone is comfortable and confident. I enjoy lifeguarding because it is a service I can share with many people to improve the quality of their swimming or event experience. I became interested in lifeguarding because I was a competitive diver from ages 8-21 and saw how important it was to always be aware of your surroundings as you can never predict what is going to happen!
I serve the Phoenix communities of Tempe, Phoenix proper, Scottsdale, Paradise Valley (PHX Metro at large)
My intention is to keep people safe. I enjoy being around and helping kids have fun. A fun fact about me is I love music and currently in band and marching band.
I serve the Phoenix communities of Tempe, Chandler, Paradise valley, Mesa, Gilbert, among others.
Hello patrons, my name is Graham Thompson. Over the past three to four years, I have been an active participant in competitive swimming. I became interested in being a lifeguard some time last year, and got my certification early this 2017 summer. As an event lifeguard, I intend to watch every individual inside the pool, and out, like a hawk. However, I am no robot, and am more than willing to mix it up by supervising pool games such as “sharks and minnows”, while combining the fun with unwavering safety. A fun fact about myself that I am proud to share is that I was the captain of my high school swim team just last year during the August-October 2016 swim season.
I serve the Phoenix communities of Phoenix, Glendale, and Peoria, among others.
I have also been teaching swim lessons for 7 years, I volunteered for 2 years to learn what I know and have taught my own classes for the other 5 years. I ahem experience with group classes, one on one, special needs and all ages.
I have been a lifeguard since 2013. With my 6 years of experience, I have found a love for what I do. Lifeguarding is a really important and meaningful job that I get the honor of doing and thanks to Happy Swimmers, I can help keep backyard pools safe now too. I am a swimmer myself and swam on Red Mountain’s Varsity Swim Team in High School. Currently, I am going into my junior year of college pursuing a degree in Economics.
I serve the Phoenix communities of Mesa, Chandler, Gilbert, Tempe, among others
Hello! My name is Jenny! I am 18 years old and have graduated in the top 3% of North High School in downtown Phoenix. I live in Avondale and have a car, so I am willing to drive anywhere!! I love lifeguarding with all my heart; it takes me back to the days when I would spend all day in the pool. The idea of keeping your children safe just like I was kept safe during my summers of fun. I have been lifeguarding for 3 years and have 3 active saves under my belt. I love children of all ages and have an uncanny ability to entertain children all of them.
I serve the Phoenix communities of Avondale, Phoenix proper, Surprise, Scottsdale, Tempe, Mesa, Sun City, among others.
I have been teaching swim lessons for 3 years. I have taught all ages ranging from 6 months all the way up to adults. I have also taught in class settings as well as private lessons. I have experience teaching all skill levels. My favorite part about swim lessons is helping students master a new skill! I have been a competitive swimmer almost all of my life so swimming has always been one of my favorite activities!
I have been lifeguarding pools for 3 years. My favorite part about lifeguarding is that it is always a positive environment because people love swimming! I always make sure to scan the entire pool properly to ensure a safe experience for all of the swimmers. I have also coached water polo as a certified lifeguard so that adds an interesting element to the mix.
Serving: Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Tempe
I have been a lifeguard for Arizona State University for a little over a year. I am also a lifeguard instructor for the school and am even a coordinator for the Downtown Phoenix rooftop pool. My goal as a lifeguard is to create a fun and safe environment for my patrons in and around the pool.
I serve the Phoenix communities of Scottsdale, Phoenix, Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, among others
Swim teaching 11 summers now & 7 of them with Happy Swimmers!
I have been teaching since I was 17 years of age. I love teaching because I know I can help the whole family be safe in and around the water. I love all the knowledge I have learned and always like to teach them all I know. It’s a good way of giving back and having fun in the water. I practice synchronized swimming, Spanish, adult learn to swim experience, and learn to swim stroke work & a little bit of coaching.
I love meeting new people. I have been guarding since I was 15 which means I am experience at preventing accidents from happening. I have seen it all. I enjoy what I do.
Home in Youngtown, Arizona
I’d love to gain as much experience as possible in lifeguarding, possibly becoming a LG instructor in the near future, while making sure everyone is safe and having a good time! I’m fluent in English and Greek and love getting to know different people from different areas of the world.
I serve the communities of San Diego, Portland, Phoenix, Tucson
11 Years Experience!
Serving areas like:Beverly Hills, North Hollywood, Sherman Oaks
Hi there, my name is Paola! I LOVE swimming and working with kids! It’s always fun and an adventure! Swimming has always been in my life (I was an competitive swimmer)! I’ve been teaching this beautiful sport since 2004 with ages 04 to 17 and adults. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and I was also a Youth counselor on a cruise ship! I am excited for the opportunity to inspire others to feel the same way I do about the water! ! Be ready to learn and have a lot of fun! 🙂
*Has Pool Access in San Jose
Aloha! My name is Rachel and I am from Hawaii, a Pepperdine University graduate and am planning to attend law school! I grew up swimming and swam all throughout middle school, high school and college. I began teaching swim lessons in 2012 and have taught children ranging in age from 2-12 years old. I taught lessons through USA Swimming, YMCA Swimming and private lessons as well. I hope to share my love for swimming with others by helping improve skills, techniques and confidence in the water!
I also began lifeguarding 6 years ago and have lifeguarded swim practices, swim meets, swim lessons and private events along with swim lessons for 6 years. I love the water! I hope to lifeguard events in order to ensure the safety of all swimmers and patrons!
Hi my name is Robert and I am a lifeguard for the YMCA and Happy Swimmers USA in Phoenix! I love my job and am dedicated when on guard to ensure a safe and fun swimming environment. What I love most about lifeguard gigs is getting to interact with new people! I’m also an Exercise & Wellness student at ASU and love to work out and play my guitar.
I have been lifeguarding for 1 year with Happy Swimmers and 2 years with The City of Mesa Parks and Rec. What I like most about lifeguarding is meeting new people and having fun with kids. One fun fact about me is that I am training to become a student pilot out of Falcon Field Airport.
I started working as a lifeguard for City of Glendale and LA County at the age of 17 and I have not stopped lifeguarding ever since (8th years!) I am currently an assistant pool manager with City of Pasadena (3rd year) and regional manager with Happy Swimmers (1st year).
Lifeguarding is full of responsibly but it is also very rewarding. You get to socialize with others, jump in the water on really hot days and serve your community.
Fun facts about me: I love traveling (Been to Dubai, India, Thailand, Armenia, lived in Austria and Iran, and this year I will be visiting Spain), and I have a twin sister!
Areas I commonly serve: Los Angeles, Pasadena, Encino, Studio City
Hi my name is Tyler Coats and I have been keeping pools safe as a lifeguard for four years now! My intentions while guarding are to maintain a safe pool environment, maximize the fun the kids can have, and also get to know the patrons on a personal level. I am a Freshman in college, and also speak Spanish! In my free time I enjoy working out, playing golf, and swimming! Hope to see you soon!
General areas I serve include: Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe, Queen Creek, Apache Junction, Goodyear, Fountain Hills, among others.
I been teaching Swim Lesson for around 4 years already using Red Cross guideline techniques. A lot of the times I use my own imagination in order to have fun an an effective learning experience. Some of my background experience touched special children that needed extra help in order to remain confident in water.
Every weekend in one of the pools I’ve been working in weve scheduled event parties with usually families or a group of people (avg. 50) renting the pool. Usually we had to decorate the pool in one specific theme so everyone will have fun. In some cases a lot of kids were involved so we had to be extra prepared.
I serve the Arizona communities of Tucson, Phoenix, Scotsdale, Gilbert, among others.
I spent 5 summer seasons as a lifeguard in San Diego. Lifeguarding is a very serious job because I have the duty to act in a life threatening situation. As serious as it is, lifeguarding is also a very rewarding job where I can share my water safety knowledge with children and parents while also being a role model to those I protect. I also have extensive experience with bathroom accidents in the pool so no need to worry!