Walk-ins are welcome, but it is suggested to contact the park you are interested in prior to a testing date.
Please bring a completed seasonal application to the testing.

2019 Seasonal Application

Island Beach State Park:

Date Time Test Type Location
Saturday, April 20
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Swim Test Ocean County YMCA
Saturday, May 4
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Swim Test Ocean County YMCA

Testing Address: Ocean County YMCA - 1088 W Whitty Road, Toms River NJ 08755

Northern Region Test Dates:

Date Time Test Type Location
Saturday, April 27 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Swim Test Kittatinny Regional High School
Saturday, May 11 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Swim Test Kittatinny Regional High School
Saturday, May 18 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Mandatory Training
for returning lifeguards only
Kittatinny Regional High School
Saturday, June 8 9 a.m. - 12 p.m Swim Test Kittatinny Regional High School

Testing Address: Kittatinny Regional High School
77 Halsey Road, County Route 626, Newton, New Jersey

Central Region Test Dates:

Date Time Test Type Location
Saturday, April 20
9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Swim Test Somerset Valley YMCA at
Raritan Valley Community College
Saturday, May 4
9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Swim Test Somerset Valley YMCA at
Raritan Valley Community College
Saturday, May 11
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Swim Test &
Mandatory Training
Somerset Valley YMCA at
Raritan Valley Community College
Saturday, May 18
8 a.m. - 12 p.m
Swim Test &
Mandatory Training
Somerset Valley YMCA at
Raritan Valley Community College

Testing Address: Somerset Valley YMCA @ Raritan Valley Community College
Rt. 28 and Lamington Rd. North Branch, New Jersey
Directions: Located 4 miles west of Somerville on Route 28. Interstate 287 to Route 78 West to
Exit 26. Turn left onto Lamington Road. Proceed approximately 2 miles. College entrance will be
on the left. Follow signs to parking lot #1. Pool is located in Physical Education building.

Southern Region Test Dates:

Date Time Test Type Location
Saturday, April 27 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Swim Test George L. Hess Education Complex
Saturday, May 4 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Swim Test George L. Hess Education Complex

Testing Address: George L. Hess Education Complex
700 Babcock Road, Mays Landing, NJ 08330