Frequently Asked Questions

Do I still have to wear a mask?
Masks are no longer mandatory.

What programs do I need to pre-register for?
Only Swim lessons and Lifesaving Leadership courses. All other programs are drop-in and included in your admission price.

Can I use the change rooms when accessing the Fitness Centre?
Yes! The change rooms are open and available to all patrons using the pool or the fitness centre.

Do you have lockers?
Yes, we do! We even sell locks, but we encourage everyone to bring their own.

How can I use the Fitness Centre?
The Fitness Centre (and Walking Track!) are included in all of the admission prices for the Aquatic Centre!

Aquatic Centre Schedule
Register for Swimming Lessons
Register for a Leadership Course
Now Hiring Lifeguards

Admission Prices

(includes access to the Aquatic Centre, Walking Track, and Fitness Centre)

Day Pass
  • Adult (age 18 - 64) - $8.50
  • Youth (age 8 - 17) - $6.00
  • Child (age 3 - 7) - $4.25
  • Infant (age 0 - 2) - Free
  • Senior (age 65+) - $7.25
  • Adult Student (with Student ID) - $7.25
  • Family (up to 2 adults and their under 18 year old children) - $22.75
10X Ticket
  • Adult (age 18 - 64) - $71.40
  • Youth (age 8 - 17) - $49.09
  • Child (age 3 - 7) - $35.70
  • Infant (age 0 - 2) - Free
  • Senior (age 65+) - $60.27
  • Adult Student (with Student ID) - $60.27
  • Family (up to 2 adults and their under 18 year old children) - $191.89
1 Month Pass
  • Adult (age 18 - 64) - $75.60
  • Youth (age 8 - 17) - $51.98
  • Child (age 3 - 7) - $37.80
  • Infant (age 0 - 2) - Free
  • Senior (age 65+) - $63.79
  • Adult Student (with Student ID) - $63.79
  • Family (up to 2 adults and their under 18 year old children) - $180.00
6 Month Pass
  • Adult (age 18 - 64) - $340.20
  • Youth (age 8 - 17) - $233.89
  • Child (age 3 - 7) - $170.10
  • Infant (age 0 - 2) - Free
  • Senior (age 65+) - $287.07
  • Adult Student (with Student ID) - $287.07
  • Family (up to 2 adults and their under 18 year old children) - $812.70
1 Year Pass
  • Adult (age 18 - 64) - $604.80
  • Youth (age 8 - 17) - $415.80
  • Child (age 3 - 7) - $302.40
  • Infant (age 0 - 2) - Free
  • Senior (age 65+) - $510.30
  • Adult Student (with Student ID) - $510.30
  • Family (up to 2 adults and their under 18 year old children) - $1,444.80

Fitness Centre

Fitness Centre

We have opened a Fitness Centre in the Mayer Aquatic Centre!

This facility is designed to be an addition to your workout in the pool. Fees are included when you purchase any type of admission to the Aquatic Centre. It is equipped with light weights and cardio machines and has some floor space for stretching.

View the Fitness Centre Hours here.

Change rooms and showers will be available – please remember to bring your own lock for the lockers.

Facility Features

View our Sneak Peek video.

  • An addition to the existing aquatic centre to the west.
  • An eight lane 25m training / fitness pool with a depth of 1.2m at the shallow end and 3m at the deep end. This will include competitive diving blocks with sliding rails, a recreational diving board, integrated steps for easy access, and anchors for basketball hoops. This pool will be kept slightly cooler, at around 28 to 28.5 degrees Celsius.
  • A shallow pool at approximately 1m deep that will be kept around 31 to 32 degrees Celsius and with easy access entry for water therapy and education.
  • A lazy river also kept at approximately 31 to 32 degrees Celsius.
  • A tots shallow play area with play and splash features that will also be kept at 31 to 32 degrees Celsius.
  • A new water slide that exits into a trough for fun and safe use.
  • An accessible in ground hot tub.
  • Upgrades to the existing change room facilities, including a major expansion to the Universal Change Room. This will provide additional changing space during peak hours as well.
  • Renovations to the front lobby area to provide easier access to the front counter.
  • New heating, air conditioning and ventilation systems.
  • New pool filtration and water treatment systems for all the pools.
  • A steam room.
  • Upgraded fire and security alarm systems.
  • General cosmetic upgrades to the existing lobby and hall areas.
  • A new splash park on the South side of the new addition.

Become a Lifeguard or Instructor

Become a Lifeguard

Please see our Careers page for any open positions and see our Programs and Courses page to find out about upcoming courses.

Lifesaving Society Certifications

Bronze Medallion

Prerequisite: 13 years or older, or have your Bronze star certification, plus current CPR.

Description: You'll learn tows and carries, defense and release methods to prepare for challenging rescues of increased risk, involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types. 

Bronze Cross

Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion and Standard First Aid (SFA) or Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC).

Description: You'll use your skills to address challenging situations while learning about safe supervision.

Once you've finished the Bronze Cross, you can go on to your National Lifeguard certification if you are 16 years of age. 

Holding a Bronze Cross certification and being at least 15 years of age, you can gain employment with the Aquatic Centre as a Slide Attendant.   

Lifesaving Society National Certification (NL)

Prerequisite: At least 16 years old, finished the Bronze Cross Course, and have Standard First Aid (SFA) or Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC).

Description: You'll develop an understanding of lifeguard principles, good judgment, and a mature, responsible attitude towards your role as a lifeguard. To remain current, you must be recertify this certification every two years.

100% attendance and participation of all Lifesaving Society courses is required.

Contact us at aquatic@camrose.ca for more information on becoming a lifeguard!

Become a Swim Instructor

Please see our Careers page for any open positions.

Swim Instructor Certifications

Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

Prerequisite: 15 years old, and one of the following—Red Cross Assistant Lifeguard, or Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross (certifications do not have to be current) and completed Swim Kids level 10 or equivalent.

Description: WSI prepares candidates to instruct all of the Red Cross Swim programs from Preschool and Swim Kids to Adult and Teen. WSI focuses on strategies to introduce and develop swimming and water safety skills. Candidates must complete all of the components of WSI—Skills Evaluation, WSI—Online, WSI—Teaching Experience and WSI—Classroom and Pool. Once candidates have successfully completed their in-water Skills Assessment they will receive their WSI package to work on their Online and Teaching Experience components, which must be completed prior to joining the Classroom and Pool component.

100% attendance & participation of all WSI course components is required. 

Contact us at aquatic@camrose.ca for more information on becoming an instructor!

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Contact Us

Marcia Peek
Manager of Aquatics
Aquatic Centre
5600 - 44 Avenue
Camrose, AB T4V 5K5
P. 780.672.9909
F. 780.672.4915
Email Marcia Peek
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