Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons

We use the American Red Cross Swim Lesson Curriculum.  Our trained Water Safety Instructors follow the American Red Cross Parent & Child, Preschool Aquatics, and Learn-to-Swim curriculum.

Class sessions and schedules are branch specific.

 

Parent & Child

Hearin-Chandler
9/11/21 - 10/16/21
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Ages 6 months – 3 years

This class is designed to orient infants and toddlers to the water with the comfort of their parent. The class strengthens the amount of trust between the parent and child while teaching parents how to encourage aquatic activity with their child. A parent, or other trusted adult must be in the water with each child at all times. Fall classes meet once per week for six weeks, forty five minutes or two times per week for four weeks, thirty minutes.  


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Fall 7/12/21 11/10/21 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00
Winter/Spring 11/12/21 4/29/22 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/11/21 - 10/16/21
Sa - 11:15 am
8 / 8 Available
Registration
Closed on
09/09/2021

Preschool

Hearin-Chandler
9/11/21 - 12/18/21
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Ages 3-5

The preschool swim program has three levels designed to help children progress and build elementary swimming and safety skills. Children are placed in small groups with Red Cross trained instructors. Classes emphasize developing the coordination, endurance, and self-confidence of the preschooler.  Fall classes meet two time per week, four weeks, thirty five minutes OR one time per week. six weeks, forty five minutes.   A parent or other trusted family member is required to be on the deck during lessons. 

Level 1: Orientation to aquatic environment, basic water skills, water entry, bubbles, submersion, front and back glide, front and back float, alternating arm and leg actions on front and back.

Level 2: Gain independence and comfort, bobbing, retrieve submerged objects, floats and glides with vertical recovery, tread water, fin on back, combined arm and leg actions.

Level 3: Gain basic swimming propulsive skills, jump in, breath holding, jellyfish and tuck floats, change directions wile swimming, advanced treading and fining.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Winter/Spring 11/12/21 4/29/22 Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/11/21 - 10/16/21
Sa - 10:15 am
- Registration
Closed
10/12/21 - 11/04/21
Tu,Th - 5:40 pm
4 / 5 Available Registration
Closed
10/13/21 - 11/05/21
Mo,We - 6:10 pm
3 / 4 Available Registration
Closed
11/06/21 - 12/18/21
Sa - 10:15 am
3 / 4 Available Registration
Closed
11/09/21 - 12/16/21
Tu,Th - 5:40 pm
- Registration
Closed

Preschool

North Mobile
9/14/21 - 12/17/21
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Ages 3-5

The North Mobile Preschool swim program has two levels designed to help children progress and build elementary swimming and safety skills. Children are placed in small groups with Red Cross trained instructors. Classes emphasize developing the coordination, endurance, and self-confidence of the preschooler. Fall classes meet once per week for six weeks, forty-five minutes.    

Level 1: Orientation to aquatic environment, basic water skills, water entry, bubbles, submersion, front and back glide, front and back float, alternating arm and leg actions on front and back.

Level 2: Gain independence and comfort, bobbing, retrieve submerged objects, floats and glides with vertical recovery, tread water, fin on back, combined arm and leg actions.

*Note: Head first entries (diving) skills are not taught at the North Mobile Branch due to water depth of 3.6 feet. There are no lessons scheduled on Saraland Public school holidays.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Fall 8/4/21 11/30/21 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/14/21 - 10/26/21
Tu - 3:30 pm
4 / 4 Available
Registration
Closed on
09/21/2021
10/13/21 - 11/05/21
Mo,We - 6:10 pm
-
Registration
Closed on
10/12/2021
11/02/21 - 12/14/21
Tu - 3:30 pm
4 / 4 Available Register  
Closes
11/09/2021
11/05/21 - 12/17/21
Fr - 3:30 pm
2 / 4 Available Register  
Closes
11/12/2021

Preschool Swim Lessons

Bounds
10/18/21 - 11/11/21
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Ages 3-5

 

Members: If your child is on your account, please log in to register.  If you need to add your child to your account, please contact Mariann at [email protected] or 251-301-0668.

Non-Members: Please set up an account as a Program Participant.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
5/3/21 12/31/21 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
10/18/21 - 11/10/21
Mo,We - 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
0 Registered.
More Available
Registration
Closed on
10/13/2021
10/19/21 - 11/11/21
Tu,Th - 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
- Waiting List  

Teen-Adult Swim Lessons

Hearin-Chandler
9/11/21 - 10/16/21
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Ages 13 and up

For individuals who wish to learn to swim or those who want to improve their technique. Classes have a low student-to-instructor ratio, which allows for personal instruction in each class. Skills emphasized include: basic water acclimation, floating, treading, freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, diving, and much more. Fall classes meet once per week for six weeks, forty five minutes. 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Fall 7/12/21 9/16/21 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/11/21 - 10/16/21
Sa - 8:15 am
- Registration
Closed

Youth Swim Lessons

Hearin-Chandler
9/11/21 - 12/18/21
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Ages 6 -12

The School Aged swim program has five levels designed to help children grow personally and develop strokes and safety skills. Emphasis is on endurance, personal safety, skill development, and lifesaving techniques. Fall classes meet twice per week, four weeks, thirty five minutes, OR once per week for six weeks, forty-five minutes.  

Level 1: Gain comfort, water entry, bubbles, submersion, front and back glides and floats, alternating leg and arm action, tread water, roll from front to back or back to front.

Level 2: Gain fundamental skills, bobbing, retrieving submerged objects, front and back float and glides, recover to vertical, jellyfish and tuck float, combined arm and leg action.

Level 3: Level 2 skills in deep water, jump in, head first entry, survival float, change positions, flutter, scissor, dolphin, breaststroke kicks, front crawl, elementary backstroke.

Level 4: Develop confidence, underwater swim, surface dives, survival swim, open turns, front and back crawl, elementary backstroke, breaststroke, sidestroke, butterfly.

Level 5: Refinement of stokes, shallow-angle dive and swim, tuck and pike surface dives, flip turns, sculling. 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Fall 7/12/21 9/16/21 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/11/21 - 10/16/21
Sa - 9:15 am
- Registration
Closed
10/12/21 - 11/04/21
Tu,Th - 6:25 pm
4 / 4 Available Registration
Closed
10/13/21 - 11/03/21
Mo,We - 6:55 pm
4 / 4 Available Registration
Closed
10/18/21 - 11/29/21
Mo - 6:00 pm
4 / 4 Available Registration
Closed
11/06/21 - 12/18/21
Sa - 9:15 am
2 / 4 Available Registration
Closed
11/09/21 - 12/16/21
Tu,Th - 6:25 pm
3 / 4 Available Registration
Closed

Youth Swim Lessons

North Mobile
9/14/21 - 12/17/21
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Ages 6 -11

The youth swim program has 2 levels designed to help children grow personally and develop strokes and safety skills. Emphasis is on endurance, personal safety, skill development, and lifesaving techniques. Fall classes meet once per week for six weeks, forty five minutes.     

Level 1: Gain comfort, water entry, bubbles, submersion, front and back glides and floats, alternating leg and arm action, tread water, roll from front to back or back to front.

Level 2: Gain fundamental skills, bobbing, retrieving submerged objects, front and back float and glides, recover to vertical, jellyfish and tuck float, combined arm and leg action.

*Note: Head first entries (diving) are not taught at the North Mobile Branch due to water depth of 3.6 feet. There are no lessons schedule on Saraland Public School holidays.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Fall 8/4/21 11/30/21 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/14/21 - 10/26/21
Tu - 4:30 pm
4 / 4 Available
Registration
Closed on
09/15/2021
10/13/21 - 11/05/21
Mo,We - 6:55 pm
1 / 4 Available Register  
Closes
10/18/2021
11/02/21 - 12/14/21
Tu - 4:30 pm
2 / 4 Available Register  
Closes
11/03/2021
11/05/21 - 12/17/21
Fr - 4:30 pm
- Session is Full

Youth Swim Lessons

Bounds
10/18/21 - 11/11/21
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Ages 6-12

 

Members: If your child is on your account, please log in to register.  If you need to add your child to your account, please contact Mariann at [email protected] or 251-301-0668.

Non-Members: Please set up an account as a Program Participant.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/9/21 12/31/21 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
10/18/21 - 11/10/21
Mo,We - 4:45 pm - 5:15 pm
0 Registered.
More Available
Registration
Closed on
10/13/2021
10/19/21 - 11/11/21
Tu,Th - 4:45 pm - 5:15 pm
2 / 4 Available Register