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Enrollment in the Junior Lifeguard Program is first-come-first-served. Due to the overwhelming popularity of the Junior Lifeguard Program, enrollment is expected to reach capacity. Students are considered enrolled in the program when, either confirmation from on-line enrollment is received or the Junior Lifeguard Office receives the properly completed forms and full payment of tuition fees. No partial payments are accepted.
PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION BEFORE TRYOUT DATE TO INSURE SPACE IN PROGRAM.

STUDENT AGES:
Students must be 9 through 16 years of age as of the first day of program instruction.

PROGRAM DATES:  2016
First Session – June 13th – July 1rd
Second Session – July 5th – July 22th
Third Session – July 25th – August 12th

 
PROGRAM TIMES:
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Special hours for field trips will be announced.

2015 Program Fees


If paying by Credit Card a fee of $325 for first participant and $305 for all additional participants or sessions will be charged.

If paying by check please include two separate checks per household!!!


$275.00
for the first student from a family.
$255.00 for each additional family student. $20 off each additional session.

Make check payable to: CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS, VENTURA JR. LIFEGUARDS

*Make an additional $50.00 check per student per session to: CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS FOUNDATION

*To cover program expenses that the State of California will not allow. 

One Session
Two Sessions
Three Sessions
First Family Participant
$275+$50=$325
$530+$100=$630
$785+$150=$935
Second Family Participant
$530+$100=$630
$1040+$200=$1240
$1550+$300=$1850
Third Family Participant
$785+$150=$935
$1550+$300=$1850
$2415+$450=$2865

Parent Orientation Meeting, Uniform Sales & Make-Up Tryouts

Saturday June 11th Ventura State Beach Parking Lot area:  10 a.m. 
We will also conduct an ocean tryout test for all new Junior Lifeguards that did not make a regularly scheduled pool tryout:  9 a.m.

Tryout Dates

Jr Guard Tryouts - Ventura Aquatic Center (see MAPS for location)

Saturday May 14, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday May 21, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 
Tryouts consist of a 100 yard swim under 3 minutes, 10 yard underwater swim & a 5 minute tread water.

All remaining tryouts will take place at San Buenaventura State Beach, where program meets daily.  (See Maps)

June 11th at 9am before the parent orientation meeting.

First day of session attending at 8am.