New England Swimming

Dear LSSC swimmers,

For our 15+ yrs and older swimmers interested in being lifeguards!

LSSC will be providing lifeguard certifications classes at the end of February, March and potentially April.  Dates will be confirmed momentarily.  Liquid Space Lifeguard Training is a full Red Cross certification class, along with Surf Rescue component. 

Joe Vingi the Narragansett Beach Captain and Coach Kiely have designed this program to best prepare our swimmers for employment on local beaches.  Combining Red Cross Certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR, open water rescue swim training, surf rescue techniques including 2 man/4man rescues, paddleboard skills, torp & line swimming. Coach Kayla is instrumental in advising swimmers on application process, conditional RI State Surf Test dates & times and even offersour swimmers resume writing guidance.

January of each year is the time those interested in guarding should be filling out applications to desired local beaches and pools as soon as possible.  

To lifeguard at a beach the swimmer needs to be 16 yr by their first day of work.  For a pool the swimmer needs to be 15 yr.

Beach lifeguards will also have to complete the conditional surf test May 21st.

If you are interested in lifeguarding and need to be certified please email Coach Kayla.

Current copies of local beach applications are posted here in pdf form for printing.  If you would like assistance with applications and information, please email Coach Kayla.  If you know what beaches and/or pools you would like to apply to, please include that in your email.

LSSC is working on a separate website for class sign up, pricing, location/date/time.
Once site gets published we will send out links to all interested swimmers.

Thank you,
Coach Kayla

Rhode Island Local Beach Applications & Rhode Island State Applications

select highlighted link below


Narragansett Town Beach Application

The Dunes Club Application

Jamestown Beaches Application

Newport Beaches Application

 Applications or email not available just yet:
RI State beaches (Charlestown, East Beach, Roger Wheeler, Salty Brine, Scarborough, East Matunuck and Misquamicut): Applications and Resume TBD (not posted yet, check State parks and rec employment site periodically)
Bonnet Shores: Application and Resume TBD (March 2020)

Outdoor Pools: (15+ at time of first day)
Greenwich Club: Express interest in email at: or speak with coach Kayla.

Indoor Pools: (15+ at time of first day)
SCY: Speak with Aquatics director Meghan or email her at:
URI: Express interest and include resume in email: and cc: Stephanie (Aquatics coordinator)

Surf Test: Dates TBD
Schedule appointment when dates are determined: