Safety First Aquatics

Safety First can help you and/or your family members learn to swim, and as a result, make your pool and water related activities more safe. All water safety tip lists include assuring that all family members can swim and that key family members have CPR training. Keep reading to find out more about our swim lessons and click HERE to register for a CPR course.

About Safety First Aquatics

Our Co-Owner and Lead Instructor, Tukz Taaca, has an extensive professional background in aquatics and is able to teach swim lessons and lifeguard training  during the summer months, as his schedule permits.


With 20+ years of Aquatic Safety experience, our Lead Instructor, Tukz Taaca, has taught a variety of swim lesson systems such as the American Red Cross, Ellis & Associates and the YMCA.  He has taught youth and adults for organizations such as The Walt Disney World Company, The City of Coral Gables, FL, The City of Westminster, CO, The City of Thornton, CO, Charlotte County Parks and Recreation and the First Coast YMCA.

Tukz is also a certified Red Cross  LGI (Lifeguard Instructor) and can be hired by organizations to teach LGI classes.  ​

Swim Lessons and Lifeguard Certification 2018:

  • Available group swimming lessons:  
    ​Click HERE for group swimming lesson registration and information.
  • Private swimming lessons:  Due to schedule and programming changes, we are not offering private swim lessons any longer.
  • Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification Course (Shallow Water Certification)
    ​​June 8-10, Info and registration HERE.
  • My organization is in need of a Lifeguard Instructor.  ​Please contact us at Info@SafetyFirstJax.ocom.