Special Programs, Parties and Rentals

american red cross lifeguard course

This course provides the necessary skills and training for the basic entry-level lifeguard. Students must be 15 years of age or older to enroll in this course. Preventative life-guarding, safety skills, and CPR/First Aid/AED are among the many topics to be learned. The fees listed below include books and a pocket mask. Times are subject to change upon instructor request. All dates are required.

 Please call us at 359-4080 if you are interested in the Lifeguard Training course.  

scuba diving certification course

Get PADI scuba lessons from a certified instructor. This course will last the entire weekend and will take place at the Park Hill Aquatic Center. Please give us a call if you are interested!

  • Price: $225 (plus approximately $25 for textbook and DVD)
  • Instructor: Chris Hill (816)785-3483
  • Email: midwestscubaschool@gmail.com. Call or email Chris Hill with any questions. Or enroll online through his website: www.Diveanddive.com 

northland united swim team (nlu)

The Northland United Swim Team is a competitive year-round swim team offering age/skill specific training for all of our athletes.  We challenge each individual and work to develop them to meet the best of their abilities.  NLU operates out of the Park Hill Aquatic Center.

Vision statement: Northland United aims to be a successful, nationally recognized program that teaches and trains all levels of competitive swimmers, emphasizing individual progress, team unity, sportsmanship and family participation.

Team Philosophy:  Northland United is a competitive swim team that strives for excellence both in and out of the water.  The program is focused on mutual respect and sportsmanship through the pursuit of personal and team goals.

Please visit the team website at www.nluswimteam.com

  • Head Coach: Mike Ballard
  • Assistant Head Coach: Danielle Stoermann
  • Age Group Coaches:  Robin Krug, Dan Jones, and Paige Feeley.

Birthday Parties

Birthday parties have become very popular at the Park Hill Aquatic Center. Birthday parties should be scheduled 10 days in advance. They can take place during open-lap hours. No food or drink except cake, cupcakes and cookies is permitted. The snack bar is open for your convenience. A $15 deposit is required to reserve a party table on the weekends.  For more information on availability and pricing, contact us at (816)359-4080.  

Pool Rental

The Park Hill Aquatic Center is available for rental. Park Hill will provide qualified lifeguards for your safety and protection. A $25 deposit is required to reserve a weekend evening rental.  The snack bar is available for $10 a Night. For more information and a fee schedule, contact us at (816) 359-4080.

Day & Time: Friday 7-9 p.m.; Saturday 7-9 p.m.