Why SwimRVA?


Lessons, Fitness, CPR, 

Pool Schedules

Availability & Events


Located in Chesterfield County, SwimRVA serves the Greater Richmond area as a catalyst for regional aquatics and community-wide focus on water safety, health & fitness, sports tourism and competitive swimming.  We offer swimming lessons, water aerobics, aqua running, water polo, CPR & lifeguard certification courses, masters swimming, warm water therapy pool, land fitness classes, and youth triathlon training.

Check out Courtney Paulk's amazing CATALINA SWIM!!  Click here...

SwimRVA is proud to be a Make-A-Splash partner.  The USA Swimming Foundation partners with Learn-To-Swim providers nationwide to offset the cost of swimming lessons and educate the community about the importance of learning to swim.  For more information please check out the website: www.usaswimmingfoundation.org/makeasplash


SwimRVA would like to say thank you to our following sponsors:


SwimRVA Safety School

lifeguard richmond va

CPR Richmond va

CPR Training

AED Training

lifeguard registration  

At SwimRVA Safety School we aim to elevate safety in the region to make aquatics accessible to people of all ages and ability levels. As a lifeguard, you will provide a safe environment which welcomes more of your community to the world of aquatics. Achieving or renewing your certifications is a valuable first step in helping to create that access.


Do you want control over how and when you take part of the course?  Check this out:


The SwimRVA Safety School operates out of the Collegiate School Aquatics Center, located in Chesterfield, VA and proudly serving Chester, Midlothian, Henrico, Petersburg and the Richmond region by offering Lifeguard Certification courses throughout the year.  Simply call or visit our friendly member services staff to enroll in a course at 804-271-8271

Already Enrolled?  Click one of the following - Lifeguard Certification Course or Lifeguard Review Course

For more information contact the SwimRVA Director of Safety School, Ted Quinn, at 804-271-8271 or email at ted.quinn@swimrichmond.org.