Cape Henlopen State Park

Lewes, Delaware

Open Daily 8 a.m. to Sunset

2017 Junior Lifeguard Program

Tuesdays and Thursdays from July 6 through August 3
Class times – 0800 to 0930
Rehoboth Jr. Guard competition on August 7    

Download the 2017 registration form

Registration fee -- $25 per person, includes T-shirt, park entrance pass, and patch
Optional suit purchase – male $25, female $35

The Delaware State Parks Beach Patrol offers a Junior Lifeguard Program for kids ages 9 - 15 years at Cape Henlopen State Park. This fun educational program is designed to teach our students the importance of water safety, surf rescue techniques, minor first aid, and respect for our natural resources, while providing them with the knowledge and experience of true ocean rescuers.

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Your child will learn:

  • water safety
  • surf rescue techniques
  • basic first aid
  • respect for natural resources