We offer a number of courses in which the objective is to teach people to swim and to be safe in, on and around the water. Our Learn-to-Swim programs are the most comprehensive and effective programs of their kind available anywhere.
The seven learn-to-swim levels and the objectives for each level include:
PARENT & TOT
Parents and children (ages 6 months up to 5 years) learn together to increase a child's comfort level in the water and build a foundation of basic skills, such as arm and leg movements and breath control.
LEVEL I: WATER EXPLORATION
Introduction to Water Skills: helps students feel comfortable in the water and to enjoy the water safely.
LEVEL II: PRIMARY SKILLS
Fundamental Aquatic Skills: gives students success with fundamental skills.
LEVEL III: STROKE READINESS
Stroke Development: builds on the skills in Level 2 by providing additional guided practice.
LEVEL IV: STROKE DEVELOPMENT
Stroke Improvement: develops confidence in the strokes learned and to improve other aquatic skills.
LEVEL V: STROKE REFINEMENT
Stroke Refinement: provides further coordination and refinement of strokes.
LEVEL VI: STROKE PROFICIENCY
Swimming and Skill Proficiency: refines the strokes so students swim them with ease, efficiency, power and smoothness over greater distances. Level 6 is designed with "menu" options. Each of these options focuses on preparing students to participate in more advanced courses, such as Water Safety Instructor and Lifeguard Training. These options include: