SPRING SWIM LESSONS 2016
Group swim instruction for children 3 and up
Drop-In Morning Swim Lessons for children 3 -5 years of age... beginning September 29.
9:30am-10:00am Tuesdays and Thursdays
No registration necessary. $4 per class. Limit 10 per class.
Regular Group Swim Lessons
April 5 - 28
May 3 - 26
5:20pm or 6:00pm
Registration begins Tuesday, March 29 at the pool or online at www.carson.org/ccpr .
Swimming Lesson Placement/Class Selection (Please read carefully.)
Step 1: Age
Please select the correct age range for the student. Please note, the classes are almost identical between age ranges. Beginners will be taught a similar lesson in both the Tot and Youth age groups. The reason for the separation is to keep kids with similar attention spans, tolerances, and maturity levels together.
Tot age group: 3 to 5 years old
Youth age group: 6 to 14 years old
Step 2: Ability Level
Please select the general ability level of the studen based on the skills provided for each lesson. If you studen has no experience with the water, please enroll them in the Beginner lesson.
Beginner prerequisites; None
Intermediate prerequisites: Either pass a Beginner class, or be proficient in these skills:
-Alternating leg action on front
-Alternating arm action on front
-Back float (unassisted)
-Comfortable submerging head under water
Advanced prerequisites: Either pass an Intemediate class, or be proficient in these skills:
-Swim 15 yards unassisted front crawl
-Swim 15 yards unassisted back crawl
-Tread water in water great than head height
-Familiarity with breaststroke, elementary backstroke, and sidestroke
Swim Lesson Details:
•Classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays for 4 week blocks.
•Each session consists of eight, 30-minute lessons.
•No make-up classes will be available for missed classes unless class is cancelled
by Aquatic Facility management.
• Please schedule lessons carefully, as NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN.
•Classes that fall on a holiday will be made up on the following Friday at the regular class time
• Classes not meeting minimum enrollment requirements of 5 students will be cancelled. In the event of a cancellation, participants will be offered a credit, refund or transfer to another available class.
All lessons are $32.00 per session for Carson City residents
or $40.00 for nonresidents.
*Drop-In Grown Ups & Guppies
Wednesdays and Fridays, 10:00am
Grown Ups & Guppies (ages six months - 3 years)
Making the water fun for your toddler is the most important step in preparing your child for swim lessons. This class is designed to acquaint parent and child with play activities and teach some fundamental skills. The course is parent-driven under the supervision of an instructor. No registration required. Class is limited to 12 parent/child pairs. First come, first served basis.