Learn-to-Swim Program

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.

Learn-to-Swim

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:

• Personal Water Safety

• Fundamentals of Diving

• Fitness Swimming