Hollywood Fire Rescue and Beach Safety' s Jr. Lifeguard Program provides the children of our community with a sound aquatic background, acquaints them with the hazards of ocean swimming and exposes them to an environment that teaches confidence and good sportsmanship. The Jr. Lifeguard Program is offered to children ages 8 to 17 years of age during the summer months. The one week program consist of:
Ocean and Beach Safety
Lifesaving techniques and procedures
Rescue board and ocean kayak skills
First aid and competition in ocean lifeguard events
The registration period is now open. Forms may be filled out and brought to the Beach Safety Headquarters, located at 707 South Ocean Drive on Hollywood Beach. Applications will be accepted on a first come first serve basis during the registration period. Space is limited.
It is recommend that sunscreen be worn at all times. There are also facilities to change in, so you can bring a change of clothes and a towel. We will provide water and Gatorade to drink. If you would like to bring your own food or drink, a cooler will be provided.