Lifeguard Training Class

American Red Cross Certification Class for Lifeguards | Spring Break Course offered at SDCEA
Register at the Recreation Office @ 25386 Pappas Rd.  Recreation Dept. 760-789-4146
Saturday, April 8 9 am - 2 pm (San Vicente Pool)
Monday, April 10  10 am - 3:30 pm (San Vicente Pool)
Tuesday, April 11 10 am - 3:30 pm (Rotunda)
Wednesday, April 12 10 am - 3:30 pm (Rotunda)
Thursday, April 13 8:30 am - 3 pm (Testing)
Monday, April 17 Title 22

Cost:  $170.00 Includes class instruction, Lifeguard manual, CPR Mask, and a whistle. There will be a lunch break provided between training sessions. Successful completion results in a 2-year certification in Lifeguarding including first aid, professional-level CPR, AED and Title 22. 

2017 Spring Swim Lessons

Learn to swim with American Red Cross Classes
  • *30 Minute classes offered: Session A: Monday, Wednesday and Friday for 3 weeks.    
  • *Class size is limited to a maximum of 4 participants to ensure effective instruction and safety, except for parent/tot classes which are limited to 6.  
  • *Cost per session per swimmer is $75.00 or $80.00 for non-residents.

Early Bird Sessions | Ramona Oaks Pool

Session A:  May 1st ~ May 19th (3 weeks) ~ Monday, Wednesday, Friday
4:30 - 5:00 pm Pre-School
5:15 - 5:45 pm Level 1 & 2
6:00 - 6:30 pm To Be Determined
Session B: May 2nd ~ May 30th  (4 weeks)  ~ Tuesday/Thursday
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Pre-School
5:25 - 5:45 pm Level 1 & 2
6:00 - 6:30 pm To Be Determined
 Saturday Session ~ April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27 and June 3 (45 Minute Classes)
10:00 - 10:45 am Pre-School To Be Determined
11:00 - 11:45 am Pre-School Parent - Tot
12:00 - 12:45 pm Level II To Be Determined


SDCEA residents: Saturday, April 1st from 11:00 am to 1:00pm @ Ramona Oaks Recreation Center.  Open registration: Begins Monday, April 3rd at Aquatic Office at the Ramona Oaks Park Pool.  Office open Mon/Wed/Fri 9:30 am -2:00 pm
For more information call the Aquatic Office @ 760-789-9066 or  The Recreation Office @ 760-789-4146.

Private Swim Lessons  

Offered year round.  Call the Aquatics Department at 760-789-4146.

Water Aerobics | Ramona Oaks Pool

Morning and Evening Classes!  Pay monthly and receive a discount or pay per class.
All classes are taught with music and are suitable for all fitness levels. Equipment is provided and swimming skills are not required to participate.  You can make this class as easy or as hard as you would like! Visit the website at  To register call Kim Arras at 760-533-1531 or enroll at class.

Ramona Masters Swim Team | San Vicente Pool

Classes are held Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 - 8 am for $45 per month. 
Ramona Masters is open to all adult swimmers whether it is for fitness, triathlete training, competitive, or non-competitive training.  It is for those dedicated to improving their fitness through swimming. You MUST be registered with USMS too. Call 760-789-4146 for information.

Ramona Swim Team | San Vicente Pool

Ramona swim team provides a swimming program at the San Vicente Pool.  This program covers all aspects of competitive swimming for swimmers that range in ability from the beginning competitive swimmer to National qualifiers. No prior competitive experience is necessary.  A water test of swimming two lengths of a 25-yard pool will be given.  Each swimmer is placed in a group matching their age and skill level.  All levels receive professional training and instruction; all pools are heated year round to a comfortable 80 degrees. For team information, Email: Coach Jolyn at