Youth Programs

Youth Programs


SWIM LESSONS

Parent/Child
Ages: 6-36 months
Class Length: 30 minutes
Instructor/Student Ratio: 12 Parent/Child Pairs
 
Our parent and child program offers early exposure to the wonderful world of water. These classes are designed to help the child acclimate to the water while teaching the caregiver(s) basic techniques for early success. Caregivers learn how to positively promote their child’s water experience. Children learn to enjoy the water through songs, games, and repetition. Children not yet potty trained must wear a swim diaper with tight fitting legs and waist. Disposable diapers are not permitted. Caregiver attendance is required.

 
Preschool Tadpole & Preschool Frog
Introduction & Water Adjustment
Instructor/Student Ratio: 1:4
Class Length: 30 minutes

The Preschool program is designed for the young swimmer who is ready to transition to lessons with limited parental supervision. These classes are designed to help the child acclimate to the lesson environment while limiting the caregiver(s) involvement. Children will be introduced to the lesson program through songs, games, and repetition.*Caregiver attendance is required but does not actively participate in class

Tadpole
Introduction & Water Adjustment
Instructor/Student Ratio: 1:5
Class Length: 45 min

This class is designed for the child with little or no water experience and limited comfort. Also accommodates those students who will not get their face wet or have never been in a small group program. Students will work on: breath control, front and back floats, water comfort, and pool rules and safety.
 
Frog
Mobility/Beginning Endurance
Instructor/Student Ratio: 1:5
Class Length: 35-45 minutes

Our middle level for beginner swimmers. Students are introduced to small distance endurance swimming while learning coordination and proper technique for front and back swimming. Students will work on: front and back crawl repetition, over-arm recovery, rhythmic breathing with front stroke, elementary backstroke arms with flutter kick, and safety.
 
Gator
Stroke Improvement
Instructor/Student Ratio: 1:6
Class Length: 35-45 minutes

A level where the students improve the strokes of front and back crawl. All skill components are emphasized (body position, arms, kicks, and breathing/timing). Endurance swimming is encouraged as swimmer’s strength develops. Students will work on: over arm recovery for front and back crawl, rotary breathing, life jacket safety, and the combined stroke for front and back crawl.