Group Swim Lessons

Our group swim lessons, taught by Red Cross Certified Instructors, have low student-to-teacher ratios. With sessions running year-round, now is the best time to take the plunge into group lessons!

Registration options

Online 

In-person at the Bob Burger Recreation Center      

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Aqua Baby and Aqua Tots (ages six-36 months)

Aqua Baby (ages 6-24 months) 

Aqua Baby classes help children develop a high comfort level in the water while training parents in water safety and drowning prevention. 
Prerequisite: One parent must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers are required.

Aqua Tots (ages 24-36 months) 

Students will learn to float, blow bubbles, put their faces in the water independently, and experience deeper water. 
Prerequisite: One parent must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers are required. 

Dolphin (ages three-five years)

Dolphin 1 Goals

Experience being in a class setting and going underwater independently. Students will learn to float, control their breath underwater, and move forward in the water. 
Prerequisite: Children must be ready to participate in a group setting. 

Dolphin 2 Goals

To learn the front crawl stroke with breathing and develop comfort in deep water. 
Prerequisite: Independently float on front and back and move forward through the water. 

Dolphin 3 Goals

To improve strokes, and endurance, learn introductory dives and be comfortable in deep water. 
Prerequisite: Swim 15 yards with coordinated arm and leg movement

LEVELS 1-6 (ages 6 years and older)

Level 1 Goals

To be in a class setting and go underwater independently. Prerequisite: Children must be ready to participate in a group setting. 

Level 2 Goals

Floating, breath control underwater, and forward movement in the water.
Prerequisite: Going underwater without hesitation. 

Level 3 Beginner Goals

Front Crawl, deep water adjustment, and treading. 
Prerequisite: Floating on front and back independently and forward movement through the water.

Level 3 Advanced Goals

Front crawl with breathing, elementary backstroke, diving basics, and treading. 
Prerequisite: Level 3 Beginner.

Level 4 Goals:

Stroke work for four competitive strokes, plus sidestroke, elementary backstroke, and underwater swimming. Prerequisite: Swim 15 yards of front crawl with breathing. 

Level 5 Goals:

Stroke refinement of competitive strokes, plus work on treading, diving, and turns.
Prerequisite: Swim 25 yards front crawl with breathing, breaststroke, and elementary backstroke. 

Level 6 Goals:

Increase stroke efficiency and improve endurance. 
Prerequisite: Swim 50 yards each of front crawl and elementary backstroke, 25 yards each of breaststroke and back crawl.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding our swim lessons, don't hesitate to get in touch with our Swim Lesson Coordinator, Melanie Aleman.