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Lifeguards and Swimming Instructors

Tips for Entry

Read American Lifeguard Magazine ( to learn more about the field.

Visit for job listings.

Participate in the United States Lifesaving Association's junior lifeguard program to develop your swimming and water rescue skills and learn water and beach safety and first-aid techniques.

Join the United States Lifesaving Association to receive a subscription to American Lifeguard Magazine, attend lifeguard educational conferences, and participate in networking events.