Participants will be oriented to the water through bubble blowing, floating and going underwater. Individual attention will be given to each child and parent. One parent per child is required to be in the water.
Seahorses - Level 1:
Introduction to Water Skills: Students will learn how to feel comfortable in the water and safely enjoy it.
Main Skill Objectives: putting face in water, blowing bubbles, front and back glide with kick and unassisted floating on back.
Seaturtles - Level 2:
Fundamentals of Aquatic Skills: Children will learn basic swimming skills.
Main Skill Objectives: locomotion skills using arms and legs on front (crawl) and back (beginner back stroke).
Seals - Level 3:
Stroke Development: coordinating basic strokes with rhythmic breathing.
Main Skill Objectives: elementary backstroke, reverse directions, submerge and retrieve objects in deep water, head first entry, basic rescue skills and basic CPR