Stage C Water Independence

Parent/Child Swim Lessons

Water Acclimation classes allow students to develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water in Stage 1. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a student’s future progress in swimming. See Swim Lessons for an overview of our Stages progression. 


0 - 3


On or before 04/15/2020


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Bridges fundamental safety and aquatics skills to water confidence and increased self-awareness. Introduces basic swim and self-rescue skills independent of parents.

  • Goals for this stage are for students to gain self-reliance in a group environment, gain social skills in listening to directions, taking turns, and interacting on their own.
  • This stage focuses on water comfort, basic swim skills such as forward movement, front/back floating, and entering/exiting the pool.