JUNIOR LIFEGUARD - SESSION 1
This dynamic inclusive program provides an introduction to Water Safety/Rescue, First Aid, and CPR in a fun and challenging environment. Each day, participants enjoy a variety of beach and water activities designed to promote fitness, self-esteem, and teamwork. Focus is given to personal safety and awareness of water safety for others. In addition to the extensive core curriculum, a specific theme will be emphasized each session. Children who participate in both the morning ad afternoon units of a session will receive a commemorative pin recognizing their accomplishment. There will be one snack break during the morning and afternoon units. Please pack a well-balanced snack. The lunch hour will be monitored by instructors. Depending on the program site, lunch items may or may not be available for purchase. Please pack a hearty lunch
Participants must a pass a 25 yard swim test administered on the first day of each session. Parents must be present for this swim test. Successful completion of the swim test is mandatory for program participation. If a parent has any doubts regarding their child's ability to pass the swim test, a pre-test is highly recommended. Please refer to pre-test procedures for more detailed information.
There is a 10% discount for each additional session when an
individual child enrolls in multiple sessions during the same year and MUST be
in the same transaction. There is a 10% discount for each additional child when
more than one child from the same family is enrolled at the same time and MUST
be in the same transaction. Discounts will
be taken on the lowest priced session. Discounts are only available at
the time when registering. Discounts will not be given on-site.
Registration RequiredSession 1: Junior Guard VS. Wild-- Stranded on a deserted island, the junior lifeguards will not only work on their rescue skills, they must become a team, and learn to build a shelter from the elements, purify water, and learn to build a fire. They learn and provide first aid for bee stings and snake bites, and what to do when dealing with sharks and piranhas. By the end of the week, they will have built a raft and signaled for help. Are you up for the challenge? Full day participants: Optional certification in First Aid.
Financial Assistance (Campership) is available please see link below.