MAKE A SPLASH!
Registration begins on the 14th of the month for the following month for members
and the 22nd of the month for non-members.
Registration for Saturdays will be every other month. Saturday classes run for 8 weeks.
Parrish Pool is closed until April. Please see Welcome Desk or manateeymca.org for scheduling information.
Class Levels & Schedule - All Branches
Swim Starters (Ages 6mo-2 years) 30 min
Stage A: Water Discovery
Children learn to be comfortable in the water in two stages.
Rather than teaching children how to survive in the water or
become accomplished swimmers, Swim Starters focuses on
building experiences. Parents also learn essential skills.
*None at LB until Mar 2018*
Swim Basics (Ages 3-5) 30 min
Level 1: Water Acclimation
Level 2: Water Movement
Level 3: Water Stamina
Develops personal water safety and basic swimming skills in
students of all ages. In these three stages students develop
a high level of comfort in the water by practicing safe water
habits, engaging in underwater exploration, and learning how
to swim to safety and exit if they fall into a body of water.
Swim Strokes (Ages 6-12) 45 min
Level 4: Stroke Introduction
Level 5: Stroke Development
Level 6: Stroke Mechanics
older students. In these three stages having mastered the
fundamentals students learn additional water safety skills
and build stroke technique, developing skills that prevent
chronic disease, increase social-emotional and cognitive well
being, and foster a lifetime of physical activity.
Wahoo (Ages 6-17) 60 min
In this level your child will learn the advanced skills of
and technique-oriented. Swim cap included with registration.
*PARENTS MUST REMAIN ON DECK DURING SWIM
LESSONS. RECREATIONAL AREA WILL BE CLOSED
TO MEMBERS DURING SWIM LESSON TIMES*