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Junior Lifeguard

Junior Lifeguard

Do you want to get ready for an exciting career as a Lifeguard? Sacramento Junior Lifeguard Academy provides a foundation of lifeguarding and life skills, and a smooth transition to the Sacramento Lifeguard Academy. The cost of the course is $35. Sacramento Junior Lifeguard Academy focuses on the six key areas:

  • Prevention of aquatic accidents

  • Fitness

  • Swimming skills

  • Response in an emergency

  • Leadership skills

  • Professionalism as a lifeguard

Training consists of classroom work, lectures, and team building activities. Junior Lifeguard runs for two-weeks for youth 12-15 years. Participants receive a free uniform! Class “graduation” day is an opportunity for junior guards to exhibit their new skills to family and friends!

Register online or at select community centers for all aquatics programs.

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