Information for Aquatics Staff

Pool testing kit being used in a swimming pool

Aquatics staff are the first line of defense to help keep swimmers safe and healthy. Staff can use the MAHC to reduce the risk of injuries and illness. Aquatics sector leaders can also use MAHC practices to make swimming and other water activities safer and healthier, even if their jurisdiction has not yet adopted the MAHC. Explore our key resources to help aquatics operators, lifeguards, and other staff create and maintain safe and healthy swimming environments for swimmers of all ages and skill levels.


These resources can help aquatics staff learn more about the MAHC.

These resources help aquatics staff learn best practices for operating and managing safe and healthy pools, hot tubs, and water playgrounds.

Page last reviewed: June 16, 2021