Lessons

*Click Here* 2018 Swimming Lesson Dates & Times 

*Click Here* 2018 Melville Swimming Pool Dates, Times & Rates

 

2018 Lesson Dates 

 Set 1  June 18 - June 29
 Set 2   July 9 - July 20
 Set 3  July 30 -  August 10 
 
 Super Set 1  July 2-July 6
 Super Set 2
 July 23-July 27
 Super Set 3  August 13-August 17
   
 Bronze Medallion  TBA
 Bronze Cross  TBA

 

If you are unsure what level to choose please speak with a lifeguard or visit the Red Cross website  Click Here.  

Program Structure

 Level  Description
 Starfish
 4-12 months
Parented, progression based on age
 Duck
 12-24 months
Parented, progression based on age
 Sea Turtle
 24-36 months
Unparented, transition with waterwings, progression based on age
 Sea Otter
3-5 years
Unparented, progression based on the successful completion of all performance criteria 
 Salamander   
3-5 years
Unparented, progression based on the successful completion of all performance criteria 
 Sunfish
3-6 years
Unparented, progression based on the successful completion of all performance criteria 
Crocodile 
3-6 years
 Unparented, progression based on the successful completion of all performance criteria
 Whale
 3-6 years
Unparented, progression based on the successful completion of all performance criteria
 Swim Kids
Level 1-10
 This 10-level program helps swimmers develop the swimming strokes (front crawl, back crawl and breast strokes) and the swimming( elementary back stroke and sidestroke) - which supports learning how to be safe, in, on, and around the water.
 Bronze Medallion/Cross        The Bronze Medallion is the second step towards the lifeguarding certification in Canada. The award is part of the Lifesaving Society's Bronze series of awards. Bronze Medallion includes water safety, rescues, resuscitation, and an introduction to spinal injury management.