Preschool Swim Class Descriptions

Parent/Child Class Level

LEVEL

CLASS SIZE

PRE-REQUISITES

SKILLS TAUGHT IN CLASS

Parent/Child

15 Max

 

 

 

 

Ages 6m – 3 years

 

 

At least one adult must attend.

Holding and support techniques, safety cues, entering /exiting the water, water adjustment, submerging, submerging in a rhythmic pattern, breath control, exploring buoyancy on front & back, changing directions, gliding on front & back with assistance, swimming on front and back, wearing lifejackets & basic water safety. Socialization, enjoyment of the water and fun

                                  Preschool Swim Classes

LEVEL

CLASS

SIZE

PRE-REQUISITES

SKILLS TAUGHT IN CLASS

Preschool 1

6 Max

 

 

Ages 4 & 5 w/o parent

 

 

No Previous Skills Needed

Enter & exit water safely, Breath control & submerging, bubble blowing, front glide & recovery, back glide & back float & recovery, changing directions, treading water arm & hand action, alternate & simultaneous arm and leg actions on front and back and personal & general water safety skills.

Preschool 2

6 Max

 

 

Ages 4 & 5 w/o parent

 

 

Prerequisite:

Able to demonstrate all Preschool 1 skills.

 

Enter & exit water safely, breath control & submerging, bubble blowing, bobbing, retrieval of underwater objects, front glide, front float & recovery, back glide, back float & recovery, changing directions and positions, treading ( 5 sec) arm & leg actions in shallow water, combined arm and leg actions on front and back, finning arm actions on back, self help & water safety skills. Exit skills assessment.

Preschool 3

6 Max

 

 

Ages 4 & 5 w/o parent

 

 

Prerequisite:

Able to demonstrate all Preschool 2 skills

Jumping in water safely, fully submerging & holding breath, bobbing with wall for support, front float, jellyfish float, tuck float & recovery, back glide, back float & recovery, changing directions and positions, treading in shoulder deep water (15 sec), combined arm and leg actions on front and back, finning arm actions on back, water safety skills. Exit skills assessment.