2013 JUNIOR LIFEGUARD REGISTRATION INFORMATION
  PLEASE VIEW THE PROGRAM DATES LISTED BELOW ON THE 2013 JUNIOR GUARD SCHEDULE

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE HAS BEEN A SCHEDULE CHANGE AND THERE WILL BE TWO (2) SESSION @ EACH LOCATION THIS YEAR ONLY!
CLICK FOR 2013 REGISTRATION FORMS (PDF)

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS *CLICK HERE*

 
 

ON-SITE REGISTRATION WILL BE FROM 9 A.M. - 12 P.M.DATES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
ALA MOANA PROGRAM: SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2013 @ ALA MOANA BEACH PARK (EWA END) ACROSS FROM 1 BRAVO
MAKAHA PROGRAM: SATURDAY APRIL 27, 2013 @ MAKAHA BEACH PARK (UNDER THE JG TENT)
KALAMA BEACH PROGRAM: SATURDAY MAY 4TH, 2013 @ KALAMA BEACH PARK
EHUKAI BEACH PROGRAM: SATURDAY MAY 4TH, 2013 @ EHUKAI BEACH PARK

IMPORTANT NOTES: DO NOT MAIL IN REGISTRATIONS.REGISTRATION IS ONSITE ONLY! MAIL IN REGISTRATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. POSTED BELOW ARE THE PROGRAM DATES AND LOCATIONS MAHALO!

 
 
2013 JUNIOR GUARD SCHEDULE
 SESSION #1: MAY 27- MAY 31 @ Ala Moana Beach
SESSION #2: JUNE 3 - JUNE 7 @ Kalama Beach
    SESSION #3: JUNE 10 - JUNE 14 @ Makaha Beach
  SESSION #4: JUNE 17 - JUNE 21 @ Ehukai Beach
SESSION #5: JUNE 24 - JUNE 28 @ Ala Moana Beach
   SESSION #6: JULY 1 - JULY 5 @ Kalama Beach
* NO SESSION ON 4th of JULY *
    SESSION #7: JULY 8 - JULY 12 @ Makaha Beach
 SESSION #8: JULY 15 - JULY 19 @ Ehukai Beach  

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

1. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE BETWEEN
    13 AND 17 YEARS OF AGE. MUST BE 13 YRS
    OF AGE BEFORE JUNE 1ST, 2013.
NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!!

2. APPLICANTS MUST POSSESS A BASIC
    SWIMMING ABILITY WITH THE
    CAPABILITY OF SWIMMING AT LEAST 500
    YARDS. "THIS IS NOT A LEARN TO SWIM
    PROGRAM"

3. ALL DOCUMENTATION MUST BE
    RECIEVED BEFORE THE APPLICANT MAY
    PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAM.

 

If you are concerned about box jellyfish arrival dates during the program click here to be directed to http://www.808jellyfish.com and view arrival dates by month.

2013 JUNIOR GUARD LOCATIONS

SOUTH SHORE: ALA MOANA BEACH PARK
SESSION #1: MAY 27- MAY 31
SESSION #5: JUNE 24 - JUNE 28

WINDWARD: KALAMA BEACH PARK
SESSION #2: JUNE 3 - JUNE 7
SESSION #6: JULY 1 - JULY 5

WEST SHORE: MAKAHA SURFING BEACH
SESSION #3: JUNE 10 - JUNE 14
SESSION #7: JULY 8 - JULY 12

NORTH SHORE: EHUKAI BEACH PARK
SESSION #4: JUNE 17 - JUNE 21
SESSION #8: JULY 15 - JULY 19

  
For daily beach/ocean conditions visit 
http://www.hawaiianlifeguardassociation.com

                                     JUNIOR LIFEGUARD PROGRAM

     The primary purpose of the Junior Lifeguard Program is to increase the self-confidence, physical conditioning, and ocean awareness of program participants through their introduction to water safety, first-aid, and surf rescue techniques.      Instructional methodologies employed include didactic classroom instruction and lectures, and skills training and enhancement.
  - Physical Training includes daily warm-ups, stretching, running on the beach, and
    swimming.
  - Ocean Skills Training alternates between paddling rescue boards, using
    surfboards and bodyboards as rescue tools, rescue tube training, training with the
    RESCUE operations team and the personal watercraft, performing water entries
    and exits, snorkeling, bodysurfing, and skills topics including surf awareness and
    safety.
  - Classroom Skills include personal care topics such as skin cancer awareness, eye
    safety, and maintaining an overall healthy lifestyle through appropriate diet and
    physical conditioning, as well as a drug and alcohol prevention module focusing
    on the devastating dangers and consequences of drug and alohol use. Lifesaving
    techniques and procedures are introduced through victim detection and first aid
    instruction, as well as beach and hazard assessment skills, ocean current and surf
    condition detection, and safety awareness and marine life identification.
  - Competitive Training is emphasized with physical training through lifeguard
     techniques, strategies, skills, and sportsmanship.

    Certification: Students receive a certificate of course completion.
    THIS PROGRAM IS A CPR AND FIRST AID ORIENTATION COURSE,
    CERTIFICATION CARDS ARE NOT GIVEN.