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GENERAL INFORMATION

PARENT HANDBOOK

Please refer to the Parent Handbook for more information about 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!!!

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 15
2. YOU MUST PASS THE JG SWIM TEST


To Pass, You Must Be Able To:

  1. Swim 100 yards continuously using ONLY the crawl stroke
  2. Swim under water for 10 yards
  3. Tread water for 3 minutes


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 - 15: under two minutes

The times are strict and we will be accepting participants based on their times.
 
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 his/her 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 whole testing process to be eligible for the program.

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).

REFUNDS

Refunds will be granted under the following conditions:

1. Participant fails the tryout

2. Participant is injured while participating in JGs, and the injury is significant enough to prevent their future active participation. Injury must be substantiated with a written Doctor's note on professional letterhead (signed and dated). Refund will be pro-rated from injury date to last day of that JG Session

CARPOOL LIST

 If you want to be on the carpool list, please call (831)-649-7144 and you will be put on it. THANK YOU!