2011 Junior Lifeguard Program

The Program

The Oceanside Junior Lifeguard Program offers individuals ages 9-17 the opportunity to learn beach safety and ocean lifesaving skills from experienced Oceanside Beach Lifeguards. Junior Lifeguard daily activities include education in beach and ocean safety, running and swimming activities, beach games, surfing, competitions, and a field trip to La Jolla Cove and Wild Rivers. Junior Lifeguards will also have the opportunity to learn about tower guarding, rescue techniques, boat rescues, marine biology, oceanography, first aid, and CPR.

Location and Schedule

Junior Lifeguard Logo Junior Guards meet at the Oceanside Harbor Beach, behind lifeguard tower 14, across from the boat launch ramp.

M/W/F (Sessions 1 & 3)
Meet 9am - 2pm

T/Th (Sessions 2 & 4)
Meet 9am – 3pm

Session Dates


  • Session 1 (MWF) June 20- July 15 including Thursday July 7th. No meeting on July 4th.
  • Session 2 (T/TH) June 21- July 14 including Wednesday July 6th and Monday July 11th.
  • Session 3 (MWF) July 18- Aug 12
  • Session 4 (T/TH) July 19 –Aug 11 including Mondays Aug 1st and Aug 8th.
Junior Lifeguards