Learn to Swim lessons consist of six comprehensive levels that teach people of varying ages and abilities ow to swim skillfully and safely. Each level includes training in basic water safety in addition to aquatic and safety skills taught in a logical progression. The objective is to teach people to swim and be safe in, on, and around the water.
Registration is closed at this time, and will open up for summer 2023 next spring.
AMERICAN RED CROSS LEARN TO SWIM LEVELS
Level 1 - Introduction to Water Skills
This level helps students feel comfortable in the water. Skills such as floating, swimming on front and back, and submerging face/head are done with assistance from the instructor.
Level 2 - Fundamental Aquatic Skills
This level gives students independent success with fundamental skills. Level 2 students are starting to be comfortable in the water and will perform some skills independently. Students entering Level 2 can fully submerge their face, float with very little assistance, and are ready to learn independently. Students in Level 2 will
Level 3 - Stroke Development
This level builds on skills from Level 2 & develops strokes through additional guided practice. Students entering Level 3 are able to swim front crawl for 15 yards, can submerge underwater comfortably, and is independent in the water.
Level 4 - Stroke Improvement
This level develops confidence and strength to improve skills learned and introduces new aquatic skills. Students entering Level 4 are able to swim front crawl for 25 yards (one length of the pool), swim underwater, tread water, and float comfortably.