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Town of Fenwick Island

Junior Lifeguards

2023 Jr Lifeguard Application 

The Fenwick Island Junior Lifeguard Program consists of two categories:

  • Junior Lifeguards
  • Advanced Junior Lifeguards for those who previously participated in this program


All children must have had prior swimming lessons or possess adequate swimming skills. Although this program will provide some swimming techniques, this is not a swimming lesson. Children ages 9 – 15 are eligible for the Junior Lifeguard Program. Children will spend 30% in the water, 30% on the beach and 40% in instruction and stand shadow time.

Goals & Objectives:

  • To promote public education regarding beach and water safety
  • To promote health and fitness
  • To provide training in water safety and beach skills
  • To develop skills in teamwork and sportsmanship
  • To develop potential future lifeguards

Junior Lifeguard Dates 2023:

All session are from 10:15 a.m.-Noon

Session 1: June 20-22

Session 2: June 27-29

Session 3: July 4-6

Session 4: July 11-13

Session 5: July 18-20

Session 6: July 25-27

Advanced Lifeguard Program Dates 2023:

All session are from 10:15 a.m.-Noon

Every Wednesday & Thursday from July 4-26

2023 Jr Lifeguard Application 

You may email your child’s application to and make an online payment on the main page of this website or you can also mail your application along with a check to 800 Coastal Hwy, Fenwick Island, DE 19944.

Published on: March 15, 2016