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Town of Fenwick Island

Junior Lifeguards

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.

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 for 2022:

Session 1: June 21 – 23

Session 2: June 28 – 30

Session 3: July 5 – 7

Session 4: July 12 – 14

Session 5: July 19 – 21

Session 6: July 26 – 28

Advanced Lifeguard Program Dates

July 1 – 28

Jr Lifeguard Application 2022

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.