Exceptional Service and Safety

Kankakee Valley Park District lifeguards have consistently earned the Ellis & Associates “Platinum International Safety Award” for excellence in aquatic safety and service that only the top 10% of agencies in the world earn. In any aquatic environment, safety is important and at the Kankakee Valley Park District you will find the safety of our guests is our highest priority.

Licensed Lifeguards

Kankakee Valley Park District lifeguards are licensed by Jeff Ellis & Associates, the premier lifeguard licensing body in the world. Our goal is to provide a safe, customer-friendly aquatic environment for all. Three independent and unannounced safety audits are performed with lifeguard staff and management annually to ensure that we are meeting the highest safety standards. Routine in-house training and auditing are also performed.