Classes & Certifications

Acquire valuable certifications

Interested in learning a new skill? Want to gain certification in CPR/First Aid/ AED? Ever consider becoming a lifeguard? Ashland University’s Department of Recreational Services provides many classes and certifications such as Learn-to-Swim, CPR/First Aid/AED certifications, Lifeguard certifications and Lifeguard re-certifications. The classes are open to members, non-members affiliated with Ashland University and also members of the community.

Additional Information:

Swim Classes and Learn-to-Swim

First Aid/CPR/AED certifications

Lifeguard certifications and re-certifications





Spring Hours

Rec Center: 
Mon.-Fri.: 6 a.m.- 10p.m. 
Sat.: noon- 10p.m.
Sun.: 1p.m.-10p.m.

Mon.-Thur.: 11a.m.-2 p.m./6p.m.-10p.m.
Fri.: 11 a.m.-2p.m. p.m./6p.m.-9 p.m.
Sat. noon-9 p.m.
Sun: 2pm.m-9 p.m.

Climbing Wall:
Mon. & Wed.: 3p.m.-8 p.m. 
Fri.-Sun.: 3p.m.-8 p.m.

Summer hours begin Thursday, May 8th!

Click here for a listing of special hours throughout the semester

Contact Us

Phone: 419.289.5440
Fax: 419.207.6170
Hotline: 419.207.6029


Ashland University Learn to Swim Program