GENERAL INFORMATION

2014 Program Dates and Times:

Session 1 (Monterey State Beach)
June 9th - July 3rd
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Session 2 (Monterey State Beach)
July 7 - August 1
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

2014 Program Locations:

Sessions 1 & 2:

Monterey State Beach
Houghton M. Roberts parking lot off of Sand Dunes Drive in Monterey (just SOUTH of the Monterey Beach Resort).

Costs:

  $400 per child $800 for both sessions (excludes Active.com's admin. fees)

To Qualify:

  1. You must be between the ages of 9 and 16
  2. YOU MUST PASS A SWIMMING TEST

To pass you must be able to:

  1. Swim 100 yards continuously (using any stroke, but preferrably freestyle)
  2. Swim under water for 10 yards
  3. Tread water for 3 minutes

Reccommended time standards for the 100 yard swim are as follows:

Ages   9 - 11: under two minutes and forty seconds
Ages 12 - 13: under two minutes and thirty seconds
Ages 14 - 17: under two minutes


Please understand that a child may physically complete all phases of testing and still may not be accepted into the JG program. The Instructors approve a youth's skill level based upon the youth's swimming ability, competence, and confidence. This is done for the safety of the child, as well as the success of the program. Thank you for your understanding.

*All new students must successfully complete the testing process to be eligible for the program.

To sign up:

Go to our "SIGN UP" page for detailed registration information.

*Enrollment in the Monterey Junior Lifeguard Program is first come - first served. Due to the popularity of the program, enrollment is expected to fill to capacity quickly!!!

FOR ADDITIONAL JUNIOR LIFEGUARD INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL (831) 649-7144.

IMPORTANT DATES

2014 Important Dates

March 27:
Tuition Assistance Applications Due

April 1:
JG Registration Begins
***First Come, First-Served

Session 1

June 9 - July 3
Monterey State Beach

Session 2
July 7 - August 1
Monterey State Beach

Jr. Lifeguard Tryout/Parent Meeting
Session 1
6:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 18
Monterey Sports Center

Session 2
6:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 22
Monterey Sports Center
Session Two applicants may
also tryout on May 18

Assistant Tryout/Interviews
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sat., May 17
Tryouts: Del Monte Beach @10 a.m.
(near Beach and Tide Street)
Interviews: 2211 Garden Road LGHQ, Time: TBD