Swim Development

What your child will learn:

  • Breath control
  • Short distance swim with face down in the water and eyes open (No goggles!)
  • Back float (unassisted)
  • Rollover to back float from a face down position in the water
  • Short distance swim to rollback into a float, resting, breathing, then flipping over to continue short distance swim.
  • Swim, float, swim across the pool to the steps or edge.
  • Safely jumping into the pool and coming up to a resting back float
  • Crab walk across pool edge to the steps
  • React to 5 different emergency situations encountered in a aquatic environment using rescue techniques to survive
  • All masted skills will be practiced in Summer and Winter clothes during the last week of swim lessons (upon request).
  • Begin proper arm strokes and flutter kicks only if a child mastered all the skills above and progressed at a rapid rate.

Format of Swim Lessons

  • 6 week program to master survival skills
  • 4 days per week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
  • Each lesson is 15 minutes per day
  • Individualized swim lessons are one-on-one with instructor (parents do not get in the water).
  • Non-Refundable Registration fee of $50.00 is paid upon completion of your registration form.
  • Tuition is $840.00 for 6 weeks