Children's Swim Lessons

Swim lessons run Monday to Friday
•    Session 1 starts July 2, 9 lessons (No class July 1)     
•    Session 2 starts July 15, 10 lessons
•    Session 3 starts July 29, 9 lessons  (No class August 5)
•    Session 4 starts August 12, 10 lessons

Preschool

10 - ½ hour lessons: $55 or  9 - ½ hour lessons: $50

Level (see prerequisites below)
Session Time

Starfish, Duck & Sea Turtle
4 months  - 1 yr with adult

 

1
2

3
4

9:00 - 9:30 am
9:30 - 10:00 am

10:00 - 10:30 am
10:00 - 10:30 am

Sea Otter 1, 2, 4
1, 2, 3, 4
1, 2, 3, 4
4
9:00 - 9:30 am
9:30 - 10:00 am
10:00 - 10:30 am
10:30 - 11:00 am
Salamander 1, 2, 3
1, 2, 3, 4
2, 4
9:00 - 9:30 am
10:00 - 10:30 am
10:30 - 11:00 am
Sunfish 1, 2, 3, 4
2, 3
2, 4
1
9:00 - 9:30 am
9:30 - 10:00 am
10:00 - 10:30 am
10:30 - 11:00 am
Crocodile & Whale 3, 4
2
1
9:00 - 9:30 am
10:00 - 10:30 am
10:30 - 11:00 am

6 years & over

10 - ½ hour lessons $55 or  9 - ½ hour lessons $50
10 - ¾ hour lessons $75 or 9 - ¾ hour lessons $68
10 - 1 hour lessons $95 or 9 - 1 hour lessons $86

Level (see prerequisites below)
Session Time

Level 1

5 years & over

1, 4
2, 3

9:30 - 10:00 am
10:30 - 11:00 am

Level 2 1, 2, 3
1, 3, 4
4
1, 2
9:00 - 9:30 am
9:30 - 10:00 am
10:00 - 10:30 am
10:30 - 11:00 am
Level 3

2, 4
1, 3, 4
1, 3

9:30 - 10:00 am
10:00 - 10:30 am
10:30 - 11:00 am

Level 4 2, 3
1, 3, 4
1, 2
2, 3
9:00 - 9:30 am
9:30 - 10:00 am
10:00 - 10:30 am
10:30 - 11:00 am
Level 5 1, 2
3, 4
9:30 - 10:15 am
10:30 - 11:15 am
Level 6 3, 4
1
2   

9:00 - 9:45 am
10:15 - 11:00 am

10:30 - 11:15 am

Level 7 & 8 1, 4
3
2
9:00 - 9:45 am
9:45 - 10:30 am
10:15 - 11:00 am
Level 9 & 10 2
3
1,  4
9:00 - 10:00 am
9:30  - 10:30 am
10:00 - 11:00 am

 Program Level Registration Guide

Level Prerequisite
Starfish     
4 months -1 year
with adult   
Child must be able to hold his/her head up. Introduction to getting wet.
Duck     
1 - 2 years
with adult
Perform a front, back, vertical position (assisted), move forward, backward and use arms (assisted).
Sea Turtle    
2 - 3 years
with adult
Move forward backwards (assisted), front, back floats and recovery (assisted) and use buoyant objects for support.

Sea Otter    

3  -  6 years

If just starting out, no previous lessons required.

Salamander
3 - 6 years

*register in Level 1 if 6 years old

Can comfortably move and float with assistance and put face in the water.

Sunfish
3 - 6 years

*register in Level 1 if incomplete or in Level 2 if complete

Can enter shallow water safely; float and glide on front and back without assistance; move around in a PFD;  perform rhythmic breathing 5 times.

Crocodile
3 - 6 years

*register in Level 2 if incomplete, or in Level 3 if complete

Can jump into chest deep water, do front and back floats and recover and swim on front for 5 metres.

Whale
3 - 6 years

*register in Level 3 if 6 years old

Can float/front and back, exhale through mouth and nose; flutter kick while gliding on front and back; swim 10 metres continuously.
Kids Level 1
5  years & over
 If just starting out, no previous lessons required.
Kids Level 2
6 years & over
Can float/front and back, exhale through mouth and nose; flutter kick while gliding on front and back; swim 5 metres continuously.
Kids Level 3
6 years & over
Deep water activities; breathe rhythmically 10 times; glide front/back with kick for 5m;  swim 10m continuously.
Kids Level 4
6 years & over
Can swim front crawl at least 5 metres, arms recovering above water; swim 15 metres continuously.
Kids Level 5
6 years & over
Can surface support 45 seconds; swim front crawl at least 10m; swim on back with kick 10m; swim 25m continuously.
Kids Level 6
6 years & over
Can swim front and back crawl at least 15 m; whip kick on back at least 5m; kneeling dive;  swim 50m continuously.
Kids Level 7
6 years & over
Can swim front crawl and back crawl at least 25 metres; coordinated elementary backstroke at least 15 metres ; swim 75 metres continuously.
Kids Level 8
6 years & over
Can swim front crawl and back crawl at least 50 metres; elementary backstroke 25 metres; whip kick on front 15 metres; swim 150 metres continuously.
Kids Level 9
6 years & over
Can swim front crawl and back crawl at least 75 metres ; elementary backstroke and breaststroke at least 25 metres; head first sculling on back 10 metres;  stride jump; swim 300m continuously.
Kids Level 10
6 years & over
Can swim front & back crawl at least 100m; elementary backstroke & breastroke 25m; swim 400m continuously.