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Santa Cruz State Junior Lifeguards

CLICK THE DESIRED SESSION/AGE CATEGORY BELOW TO SIGN UP!
If the age category you wish to enroll in is not shown, it is full.
Please email the JG Coordinator at, sczstate.jrguards@parks.ca.gov to be added to the waitlist.
*WAITLISTS FOR SESSION I CLOSE ON FRIDAY, JUNE 1ST
WAITLISTS FOR SESSION II CLOSE ON JULY 6TH*

Session 1 Enrollment has ended 

Manresa Session 2
Group A(ages 14-15)-- full. contact the JG Coordinator to be added to the waitlist
Group B (age 12-13): register here
Group C (age 9-11): register here 

Rio Del Mar Session 2
Group A (age 14-15) : register here
Group B (age 12-13): register here
Group C (ages 9-11)-- full. contact the JG Coordinator to be added to the waitlist
Little Guards (ages 6-8)-- full. contact the JG Coordinator to be added to the waitlist 

Twin Lakes Session 2
Group A (ages 14-15)-- full. contact the JG Coordinator to be added to the waitlist
Group B (ages 12-13)-- full. contact the JG Coordinator to be added to the waitlist

Group C (age 9-11): register here


 

About the Program:

 

The Junior Lifeguard Program emphasizes: Teamwork, Leadership, and Aquatic Safety while introducing young people to aquatic recreational and professional opportunities. The program is designed to provide quality water safety education while improving young people's physical conditioning, their understanding and respect for the environment, and their respect for themselves, their parents, and their peers.

Two sessions are offered. Each four week session runs from 10:00am until 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Cost for one session is $440.00.*

Our Program instructors are California State Lifeguards, who are trained in advanced first aid and rescue techniques and in most cases were junior guards themselves. It is for this reason that when you enroll your child into JG's you can rest assured that he or she is under the best of care.



Important Dates

2018 Junior Lifeguard Tryouts
(New JG's must attend one tryout session and successfully complete the swim test)
(If you are a returning State Junior Guard, no tryout is needed)
(All participants MUST register prior to Tryouts)
April 21st, 2018 10:30am-2:00pm @ Cabrillo College Pool
May 6th, 2018  10:30am-2:00pm @Cabrillo College Pool

2018 Program Dates
Rio Del Mar State Beach (Platforms)
(Ages 6-15):
Session I: June 18 - July 13
Session II: July 23 - August 17

Manresa State Beach
(Ages 9-15):
Session I: June 18 - July 13
Session II: July 23 - August 17

Twin Lakes State Beach
(Ages 9-15):
Session I: June 18 - July 13
Session II: July 23 - August 17


*Registration prices subject to change