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Posted: December 15th, 2014
How parents can reduce pool risks for children

One of the biggest mistakes parents make is allowing too many distractions. Whether it's making drinks, playing games, watching TV, or socializing, we've all noticed kids getting a little too aggressive or playful while the parents are distracted. In fact, inattentive parents are one of the main causes of child injuries around pools

Posted: November 18th, 2014
CPR training with Jeff Ellis Management guards

Managing an aquatic facility is a challenging task that comes with its share of risks and rewards. It's rewarding because kids and families commute to the facility seeking out fun and relaxation. However there are also risks associated with aquatic facilities and that's why there are pool safety tips that should never be ignored.

Posted: September 9th, 2014
Jeff Ellis Management trained lifeguard

Managing the everyday tasks and operations of a community pool is often a challenge. Some of the roles of a pool manager include overseeing swim classes, organizing trainings, hiring and scheduling lifeguards, performing maintenance, keeping up with safety courses, conducting evaluations, understanding pool compliance and safety procedures

Posted: September 8th, 2014
Borough of Dormont Pool

Jeff Ellis Management makes a splash with guest attendance despite lower-than-normal temperatures surrounding a public swimming pool in Pennsylvania.

Posted: February 11th, 2014
Child learning how to swim with Jeff Ellis Management lifeguard

Soon pools, beaches and water parks will be filled with people looking to beat the heat, enjoy the outdoors and get some exercise. Families can bond enjoying the water together. A great way to make sure everyone enjoys the water is by teaching kids to swim.