A certification course for water fitness instructors will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at the Belle Chasse YMCA, 8101 Highway 23, Belle Chasse.

The course is open to anyone 16 or older who has an interest in being a water fitness instructor.

An advanced course will be held the same day for people who have a minimum of three years’ experience teaching water exercise and at least 150 hours of experience teaching water exercise.

The cost is $247 for the primary course and $277 for the masters course. For information and to register, visit the U.S. Water Fitness Association website at www.uswfa.com. The phone number for the association is (561) 732-9908.