AMERICAN RED CROSS JUNIOR LIFEGUARD CAMP
The Junior Lifeguard Program provides the foundation for lifeguarding and life skills. The program focuses on 5 key areas: prevention of aquatic accidents, fitness & swimming skills, response in an emergency, leadership skills, and professionalism as a lifeguard. This is a non-certification course for participants ages 11-14 years old.
COURSE FEE: $199/camp (max 15 participants/session)
Schedule: Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm (Bring lunch or money for concession stand)
2024 Dates to be posted beginning of the new year!
Before entering Junior Lifeguarding, participants must demonstrate the following skills:
- Swim the front crawl for 25 yards continuously while breathing to the front or side.
- Swim the breaststroke for 25 yards using a pull, breathe, kick and glide sequence.
- Tread water for 1 minute using arms and legs.
- Show a level of comfort on the back by floating on the back for 30 seconds or swimming on the back for 25 yards using the elementary backstroke or back crawl.
- Submerge and swim a distance of 10 feet under water.
JUNIOR LG COURSE FEE
$199.00 incl. materials