Become a CA State Lifeguard

Folsom Lake SRA currently employs a staff of 25 Seasonal Lifeguards.  All State Parks Lifeguards receive extensive training in lifeguard rescue techniques, CPR/1st Aid, and AED.  Folsom Lake lifeguards receive additional training in vessel operation, swift water rescue and advanced medical skills.  The following beaches are staffed with lifegaurds during the summer season: Granite Bay Main Beach, Beals Point, Black Miners Bar and Nimbus Flats.  Lifeguards regularly patrol Folsom Lake and Lake Natoma on patrol vessels and PWCs.


If you are interested in joining the Seasonal Lifeguard team here at Folsom Lake SRA please resource the following link. (

Potential Lifeguard candidates must be at least 16 years of age and have a valid California driver license by date of appointment.