Blueray is proud to support the Newport Beach Junior Lifeguards program for the another season by offering two training facilities within Newport Beach, CA offering prep programs to make sure ALL children pass the standardized physical assessment test. Only two more months remain to get children ages 8-16 trained and physically prepared to successfully pass the test. Make sure to visit www.blueraymgmt.com to register today.
Newport Beach Junior Lifeguards Program Objectives
The primary objective of the program is to provide ocean safety and training for children ages nine through sixteen.
The program content consists of 50% ocean proofing, 15% physical development, 15% marine safety, 10% first aid skills, and 10% competition. To accomplish this objective, the program utilizes a classroom type environment and outside activities to stress the importance of safety while at the beach.
The program will inform the Junior Lifeguard how to properly prevent injury and respond correctly in emergency situations.
The Junior Lifeguards are in the Training Division of the Fire Department. They are provided with excellent instruction under the supervision of the Lifeguard Training Captain, Lifeguard Officer, 39 Instructors, and 6 Assistant Instructors. Each instructor is a certified Ocean Lifeguard for the City of Newport.