Aquatics

Group Swim Lessons

 

Swimmers of all ages build confidence, learn safety and develop solid stroke skills with individualized, supportive attention from our nationally certified swim staff in either private or group swim lessons.

Group Swim Lessons

Group Swim Lesson Sessions run in 4 -week, prepaid increments

  • 8 lessons per session (twice a week): 30 mins each
  • No makeups for missed sessions.
  • All ages welcome
  • Cost: $60 member/ $80/non-member per 4 week session

Group Swim Lesson Session dates 2018:

  • January 2 – January 25
  • January 29 – February 22
  • February 26 – March 22
  • April 2 – April 26
  • April 30 – May 24
  • June 4 – June 28
  • July 9 – August 2
  • August 6 – August 30
  • September 17 – September 27 (2-weeks)
  • October 1 – October 25
  • November 5 – November 29
  • December 3 – December 13 (2-weeks)
 Swimmers learn the following skills in these progressive group classes:

Beginner: Water Exploration (Shallow water lesson)
Submerge face fully in water
Float on front and back with support
Kick front and back facing with support
Enter/exit water independently

Advanced Beginner: Primary Skills (Shallow water lesson)
Float on front and back unsupported for 5 seconds
Swim on front 5 yards without assistance
Swim on back 5 yards without assistance
Retrieve objects under water chest deep

Intermediate: Stroke Readiness (Mid-pool lesson: shallow and deep)
Font crawl for 10 yards
Back crawl for 10 yards
Jump into deep water
Water bobs in water over the child’s head

Advanced: Stroke Development (Deep water lesson)
Deep water bobs
Standing dive from side of pool
Elementary backstroke for 10 yards
Front & back crawl 25 yards (entire length of pool)
Breaststroke & Sidestroke kick with kickboard

To register, ask questions or get help in choosing the right level for your swimmer, please call the WSHC front desk at 206.556.3280.

Download Group Lession Registration Form

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