Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation

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Live more, play more & swim more!

Swimming LessonsMake a splash, swim some laps, or learn water safety at one of our public aquatic facilities! M-NCPPC offers both summertime and year-round swimming opportunities throughout Prince George's County. 

Click on the Aquatics Quicklinks to the right to view our exciting aquatic! Below is a sampling of our offerings. 

  • learn to swim courses for infants through seniors 
  • water fitness 
  • aqua arthritis 
  • lifeguard training 
  • swim team 
  • aquatic safety classes 
  • browse the schedule and sign up using SMARTlink.

PG Aquatics on Social Media

Follow PG Aquatics on Facebook to keep up with our latest programs, events and view photos of the community enjoying our wonderful facilities and programs.


Positions are available (must be 16 years of age to work for M-NCPPC Aquatics). Positions include: lifeguards, pool managers, shallow water lifeguards (Glenn Dale Splash Park Only), water fitness instructors, water safety (swim lesson) instructors, custodians, and customer service representatives. Earn up to $17.06/hour. 

You may qualify for a $100 refund from your M-NCPPC Lifeguard Course registration fee. For more information on certification courses, check out the employment opportunities offered by the Aquatics department. 

Browse lifeguarding and other certification courses offered at M-NCPPC facilities or apply for a job in advance.

Programs, Certification Courses & Special Events

Click on the Aquatics Quicklinks to the right to view our exciting programs including:

  • Aquatic Programs
  • Certification Courses 
  • Fitness Classes:
    • Aqua Pole
    • Aqua Spinning
    • Lifeguard Training
    • Water Safety Instructor Certification
    • Certified Pool Operator Certification swim lesson for infants to seniors

Search for course and activities offered at M-NCPPC facilities.

M-NCPPC is a proud Local Partner of Make A Splashmake a splash logo

As a Make A Splash Local partner we offer free swim lessons and water safety programs during the Summer at various M-NCPPC aquatic facilities, and to various 2nd-grade classes in the Prince George's Public Schools.

Pool Safely Pledge Information
We are pleased to announce the Pool Safely Pledge, an online commitment to water safety that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is asking every adult and child in America to take this summer. 

*The M-NCPPC Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities. Register at least a minimum of two weeks in advance of the program's start date to request and receive a disability accommodation.