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Ready, Set, Swim Jr. (6:30pm Session)
Mon, May 1, 2017, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM PDT
The Ready, Set, Swim, Jr. program is a free progam developed to provide children with water safety skills and tools, such as swimming lessons and increase water safety awareness amongst parents through interactive presentations of the risks associated with different bodies of water, specifically pools.
Participants can select from one of the following two options:
Aimed at children 4 through 5 years of age. Children will learn water safety, survival skills and fundamental swimming concepts in a safe and fun environment. Skills are age-appropriate, allowing children to achieve success on a regular basis, while having fun.
Children will participate in guided practice sessions that help them learn basic swimming skills, including, but not limited to:
Understanding basic water safety rules
Entering and exiting the water safely using the ladder steps or side
Increased comfort with being fully submerged and retrieval of submerged objects
Water adjustment skills
Breathing and floating techniques
Supported and unsupported front and back float
Front and back kicks with support
Alternating arm action with simultaneous use of legs
Child must be between 4 and 5 years old to enroll.
Parent and Child Aquatics
Aimed at children 6 months through 3 years of age. Parents and children participate in several guided practice sessions that help kids learn elementary swimming skills, including:
Learning how to enter and exit the water in a safe manner
Feeling comfortable in the water
Exploring submerging to the mouth, nose, eyes and completely
Exploring buoyancy on the front and back position
Changing position in the water
Experience wearing a U.S Coast Guard approved life jacket in the water
The participating children must be at least 6 months old and parent/caretaker must participate in all 8 lessons.
Monday, May 1
Tuesday, May 2
Wednesday, May 3
Thursday, May 4
Monday, May 8
Tuesday, May 9
Wednesday, May 10
Thursday, May 11
Is there a cost associated with the swimming lessons?
All classes are free of charge.
Are there anyenrollment forms or applications to complete?
Yes, all enrollment forms will be distirbuted and completed on the first class meeting.
Does my child need to participate in all 8 classes?
Yes, the swimming lessons build upon previously learned techiniques from previous classes.
What do I need to bring to the classes?
Participants: Bathing suit and towel
For children ages 12 months to 3 years old participating in the parent and child classes, please bring waterproof diapers for each class.
If I cant make it to this group of classes, will there be other classes available?
Yes, there will be multiple swimming classes available. Please call or email for more information.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
For additional information or questions, please contact:
Alejandro Espinoza at (760) 323-6166 or firstname.lastname@example.org