Jr. Guards & Swim Instructors

Are you younger than 16 years?
Like swimming?
Want job training around a pool?
Need work experience?

TopJunior Lifeguard

Ages 11-15

Participants of this 5 day Junior Academy program will receive a foundation of knowledge including:

Students must bring nutritious snacks, lunch, water bottle and all study materials daily. Junior lifeguard and junior swim instructor students must wear solid red one piece swim suit or swim trunks.

Note: Junior Lifeguard students who have successfully completed the first year of Junior Lifeguard Academy training will be invited to register for advanced academy training sessions.

M-F • 6/15-6/19 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm
M-F • 6/29-7/3 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm
M-F • 7/20-7/24 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm
M-F • 8/3-8/7 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm
M-F • 8/10-8/14 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm
M-F • 8/17-8/21 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm

Location: Redding Aquatic Center
Fee: $150 includes training materials, swimming les- sons, t-shirt, hat and whistle for work experience.

Junior Swim Instructor

The five day program is designed for participants 14-15 years of age and must gain work experience from a minimum of one 2-week swim session. In this class, participants will receive first hand experience teaching swim lessons. Monday-Friday from 9:00 am-5:15 pm.

Geared at preparing students for future job opportunities as a Water Safety Instructor.

M-F • 7/6-7/10 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm
M-F • 7/27-7/31 • 9:00 am-5:15 pm

Location: Redding Aquatic Center
Fee: $150

Summer Adventure's Junior Counselor Training

Ages 13-18

Summer Adventures Junior Counselor training is a service learning program for teens that enjoy helping children learn and have fun in a safe environment. The program offers fun, interactive workshops, games and activities designed to prepare teens to volunteer and/or work in a camp environment.
The training will include certifications in:

Training may also include child development, safety, conflict resolution, body language, planning and leading games, therapeutic recreation awareness and job interview skills. Participants will have opportunities to plan activities and practice their new skills with campers in Summer Adventures.

M-F • 6/22-6/26 • 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Note: Please bring lunch and water each day.
Location: Caldwell Recreation Center
Fee: $150


Ages 11 and older

Designed for students ages 11 and older, this online training provides the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly care for infants and children up to the age of 10, as well as to manage a babysitting business. Modules that will be covered in the course are:

Date: Sat 2/21 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Location: The Teen Center
Fee: $50

June 15-19 June 29-July 3 July 6-10 July 20-24 July
August 3-7 August 10-14


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