NIRSA is excited to welcome Ellis & Associates as a new NIRSA associate member and our new aquatics certification provider! Ellis & Associates provides aquatics, safety & health education, and training programs for over 600 organizations around the world. These include parks & recreation departments, waterparks, resorts, homeowner’s associations, school districts, colleges, private clubs, learn to swim schools, and YMCAs among others. All of their courses offer CEUs by the International Association of Continuing Education and Training.

Make the most of your membership

Did you know that your NIRSA membership entitles you to discounts on certifications, hotels, and other items?

NIRSA member institutions can save hundreds of dollars on life-saving training fees and lifeguard certifications. NIRSA has long partnered with a number of companies and organizations in an effort to bring members great deals. To take advantage of these discounts, head over to the NIRSA Discounts and Rewards page.

You can learn more about Ellis & Associate’s programs and services on the NIRSA website or by contacting Ellis & Associates Client Manager Luke Martinez.


  • For more information, please contact NIRSA Director of Sales and Corporate Relations Heidi Cleary.
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Grace McCrary is currently the Strategic Partnerships & Campaign Coordinator at NIRSA.