Learn to Swim Programs
- Divisions:Aquatic Classes
- Phone:(954) 345-2121
Learn to swim program
2017 Summer Schedules- Registration opens April 29!
PARENT AND CHILD I & II • 30 minutes
6 months to approximately 3 years
Children learn basic skills through blowing bubbles floating,
kicking and other swimming skills.
PRESCHOOL I • 45 minutes
Approximately ages 3 to 5
Helps children become comfortable in water and learn basic
water safety and swimming skills.
PRESCHOOL II & III • 45 minutes
Ages 4 to 5
Builds on skills from Level I and introduces advanced skills
such as kicking and coordinating arm and leg movements.
Must pass exit skills test to move up.
LEARN TO SWIM COURSE • 45 minutes
Ages 6 to 12
LEVEL I: Introduction to Aquatics Skills - Helps participants
feel comfortable in water. Skills include back float, treading
water, coordinating arm and leg movements, and age appropriate
LEVEL II: Fundamental Aquatic Skills - Builds on skills
learned in Preschool Aquatics OR Learn to Swim Level I.
Learning objectives will include enter water by jumping,
floating front and back, and changing direction of travel
LEVEL III: Stroke Development - Course will build on skills
learned in Fundamentals. The dolphin and breaststroke
kicks will be introduced to prepare for the butterfly and
LEVEL IV/V: Stroke Improvement & Refinement - Course
develops confidence and builds endurance in strokes
learned in the previous classes and includes further
coordination and refinement of all strokes. Skills introduced
include: tuck and pike surface dives, and flip turns.
LEVEL VI: Skill Proficiency - To refine strokes so participants
swim with more ease, efficiency, power and smoothness
and over greater distances.
ADULT/TEEN SWIM • 45 minutes
Ages 13 & older
LEVEL I: Adult/Teen Basic - Course is design to help
teens and adults overcome their fear of the water and
to learn basic skills to achieve a minimum level of water
LEVEL II & III: Adult/Teen Stroke & Skills Improvement -
Course is design for teens and adults to improve foundation
skills and strokes to gain an overall level of comfort in the
Mandatory Requirement for Lesson Registration All participants registering for Level II through VI MUST present
a skills card OR a Certificate of Participation. Completion from prior American Red Cross lessons taken after June, 2014. A skills card can be obtained by having the participant pretested at the Aquatic Complex
8 Classes: $58 • 6 Classes: $45
Parent & Child Classes: 30 min • All other classes: 45 min.