The Huntington State Beach Junior Lifeguard program, which includes the Bolsa Chica State Beach Junior Guards, is for boys & girls ages 9 to 16. The aim of this program is to provide a safe place where participants can be instructed in a variety of skills pertaining to the lifeguard profession and the aquatic environment. Instructors will introduce participants to basic CPR skills, basic First Aid, basic rescue techniques, and lifeguarding procedures. They also include an interpretive component that provides information about ocean habitats and local ecosystems. Field trips are included.