Spring Registration begins January 6th at 8:00am for Mesa residents and January 13th at 8:00am for non-residents. The main office of Mesa Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities Department has moved.  The new main office is located at 708 W. Baseline Road, #4, which is between Country Club Drive and Extension Road.

City of Mesa Junior Lifeguard


Notice: Registration for the 2020 Junior Lifeguard Program will begin on April 6, 2020 for Mesa Residents & April 13, 2020 for Non-Residents.

Junior Lifeguard Registration and Class FAQ's


Junior Lifeguard - Training Future Lifeguards. - Listing and Registration

The Jr. Lifeguard program helps youth build a foundation of knowledge, attitude, and skills that are needed to be a responsible volunteer and future lifeguard. Participants learn leadership, rescue response, drowning prevention, professionalism, and volunteerism skills. Jr. Lifeguard volunteers assist the lifeguard staff with programs like learn-to-swim lessons, special events, meets, and public swimming.

The Junior Lifeguard program qualifies for HONOR FOR EXCELLENCE IN SERVICE LEARNING for Mesa Public Schools high school students (going into 9th grade).

For Jr. Lifeguard Information please contact 480-644-7529 or Christine Moore at

Veteran Junior Lifeguard (Returning JLGs)  - Listing and Registration

Veteran Junior Lifeguards are Classified as those Junior Lifeguards who have successfully completed a summer of volunteering, obtaining at least 30 hours in the previous summer. Junior Lifeguard Coaches will contact these individuals before summer begins to arrange volunteer schedules.

Summer Junior Lifeguard Classes (JLG)

*Participants will register under the pool at which they would like to be assigned during the summer season although training will take place at either Skyline or Kino Aquatics Centers.  When registering please search for the pool at which you would like to be assigned for the summer.

For more information or questions on the Junior Lifeguard program, contact Christine Moore at