Volunteer to help the environment as much or as little as you want.

You want to get involved with volunteering, but unsure how much you want to do.

The Beach Rangers’ academy lets you volunteer as and when you like.

You can volunteer with community groups, set up your own marine network, meet new friends and boost your CV to stand out from the crowd.

If you’re 16 to 24 then signing up to the Beach Rangers’ academy is quick, easy and free.

  1. Register your interest here
  2. Come along to a taster session and meet other Beach Rangers in your area
  3. Sign up for free
  4. Volunteer whenever you want
  5. If you want to then join the Beach Ranger Academy you can


Do I have to do it all?

Beach Rangers has been designed to allow you to do as much or as little as you want. We want you to enjoy being a Beach Ranger and build your skills, as well as doing great work for the environment.

Can I record my time?

Yes, you can record all your volunteering, so if you do decide to become a Beach Ranger all the time you’ve committed will count towards the programme.

What volunteering can I do?

There’s a whole load of activities you can do like beach cleans, helping out at youth groups and supporting charities.

What well-being activities can I do?

Anything that gets you out and active. There’s running, walking, dance, fitness classes, kite flying, dog walking, football, rugby, SUP, badminton, horse riding, surfing, skateboarding, rollerskating and swimming.

What training can I do?

There’s loads of different training covering a range of interests. Stuff like first aid, STEM training, how to make money and learning about animal rescue with the RSPCA.

Why do I need to volunteer?

When it comes to UCAS or job applications, it’s important to stand out from the crowd. Volunteering can help you do this. It helps you get a foot in the door as it improves employability, gives you an opportunity to meet new people and network, boosts your CV, helps you understand time management and makes people feel better.