Ocean Junior Lifeguard Program

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The one week Ocean Junior Lifeguard program was designed to train boys and girls ages 8 to 17 in lifesaving water skills and to develop an awareness of beach hazards and ocean conditions.

Participants will become familiar with First Aid and CPR techniques, while improving their health and fitness. Beach programs will be offered on Maui, Lanai and Molokai.

Goals and Objectives

  • Develop an awareness of beach hazards and conditions
  • Provide training in Ocean Safety and rescue skills
  • Develop a knowledge of First Aid and CPR techniques
  • Improve health and fitness of youth
  • Teach team work and good sportsmanship
  • Help develop and train future lifeguards
Ocean Jr Lifeguard

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lifeguardCounty of Maui
Department of Fire & Public Safety
Ocean Safety Bureau
2023 Junior Lifeguard Program

  Ages: 13-17
     Hana, Molokai: June 5th – June 8th 9:00am – 3:00pm
     Lanai:   June 13th – June 16th          9:00am – 3:00pm  
 Districts: North, South & West          9:00am – 3:00pm
  Ages 8 – 12 only   
     Districts: North, South & West
     Guard Start:   June 13th – 16th         9:00am – 3:00pm
     Session I   - June 19th - 23th, 2023
     Session II  - June 26th - 30th, 2023
     Session III - July 10th - 14th, 2023
     Session IV - July 24th - 28th, 2023


Registration is closed.  The program is full and we are not taking anymore applicants 

  • Age Requirement by 06/2023 (Participants need a copy of their birth certificate). 
  • 12 Participants max per session. 
  • Participants who are not part of a swim team must perform and pass a swim assessment. 

Maui Jr Lifeguard Championships Will Be On July 28th   Location: TBA

Jr. Lifeguard Instructors
  • North District:  Chris Saito 
  • South District: Keoki Pfaeltzer 
  • West District:   Bryce Jacinto
  • Hana District::  Maluhia Scott
  • Molokai District:  Harold Teshima & Chris Saito
  • Lanai District:  Harold Teshima

For More Info., Call Zach Edlao at 808-757-4318 or Email [email protected]