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Junior Lifeguard Program

This program is for youths interested in learning the responsibilities of Ocean Lifeguards. We will provide the young men and women of our community a sound aquatic background and acquaint them with the hazards of ocean swimming. Students will be exposed to an environment that will teach them courtesy, respect, discipline, sound morals and good sportspersonship.

Program Content

Ocean and beach safety lifesaving techniques and procedures, first aid, CPR, development of swimming and basic water safety skills. There will be a daily get in shape program including: running, swimming, paddling, push-ups and pull-ups, volleyball, miscellaneous beach games and activities, snorkeling and ecology with environmental studies. A graduation and awards ceremony will conclude each session.

Junior Lifeguard Program

See program requirements 

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