Red Cross Swim Pre-School

Registration for Spring 2017 starts Monday, March 20th!


All Preschool Lessons are $58.00 10 classes!

Starts: April 3rd

Classes require a minimum of 3 swimmers to run. Any classes with less than 3 swimmers may be cancelled on the week before the start date of the program. Registration and class transfers ends on April 16th. There will be no lessons on April 14th, April 16th, April 17th, and May 22nd.

Starfish 1 (4 to12 months) - Parents learn how to recognize when their child is choking and the children are introduced to basic arm and leg movements.
Duck 1 (12 to 24 months) - Parents are shown how to respond if their child is choking. Children are introduced to floats and glides.
Sea Turtle (24 months to 36 months) - While learning basic swimming skills,children work towards becoming independent of their parent or caregiver. PREREQUISITE: 2 years of age. Children must be 3 feet tall in order to stand comfortably.
Sea Otter (3 to 5 years) - This is the first level for children 3 - 5 years old without a parent in the water. Children learn how to float and glide with assistance and go under water without goggles. PREREQUISITE: 3 years of age. Children must be 3 feet tall in order to stand comfortably.
Salamander (3 to 5 yrs) - Children learn how to float, jump-in, and swim on their own. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED SEA OTTER.
Sunfish (3 to 5 yrs) - Children work on doing glides by themselves, swimming 5 meters, and are introduced to deep water. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED SALAMANDER
Crocodile (3 to 5 yrs) - Children work on swimming in deep water,learn dolphin kick, and progressions for front crawl. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED SUNFISH
Whale (3 to 5 yrs)- Children continue to work on skills in deep water and are taught basic front crawl. PREREQUISITE: COMPLETED CROCODILE

*Please note for Sea Otter and above that your child is ready to participate without a parent in the water.

**We cannot pre-arrange male, female, or specific instructor requests.

Register for Spring 2017Swim Lessons!

CLICK HERE to view the Spring 2017 Schedule. - Lessons begin April 3rd

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