Level 1: Fundamental Skills Ages: 6 years to 15 years
Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class. It is designed for children with little or no experience in the water.
Objectives: This class is designed for participants to become proficient in fundamental aquatic skills, and to introduce more advanced safety concepts and skills.
Skills: Safety concepts, following directions, entering and exiting pool, breath control, rhythmic breathing, multiple front and back floats, retrieve object from chest deep water, jumping in to pool, front and back glides, front and back flutter kicks, roll over from front glide to back float, freestyle arm strokes, and porpoise dives.