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1. Beach Lifeguard Job Description

2. Lifeguard Employment Application

3. Hold Harmless

 Recruitment for Beach Lifeguards is open until March 6, 2016.

Tryouts are at Goleta Beach County Park on the west end starting at 10:00am on February 28 and March 6.  Check-in at 9:30am.



 Recruitment for Pool Lifeguards at Cachuma Lake Campground is open until April 15, 2016.

Pool Lifeguard Job Description


Class of 2012

 Beach Lifeguard Training

    The Santa Barbara County Lifeguards do annual in house training and regular in-service trainings to perfect their craft. Each lifeguard is required to show proficiency in all aspects of aquatic safety, first aid and emergency response. Lifeguards have partnered and trained with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, Stations 11 (water rescue) and 41, as well as the US Coast Guard and Calstar 7. The County Lifeguard training is certified by the United States Lifesaving Association, and we are proud members of the California Surf Lifesaving Association.