School Age Lessons

School Age Lessons

Swim Basics Ages 6 - 12

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10/11/22 - 10/27/22
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This stage provides participants with a logical, three-level progression in 6 classes that helps students of varying abilities develop their swimming and water safety skills. Students progress to the next level upon mastering the skills of their current level of swimming.


School Age Progressive Levels:

Level 1: Water Acclimation increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance.

Level 2: Water Movement encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently.

Level 3: Water Stamina develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages.


Programs and Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable. Management may issue a partial credit to use at the YMCA of Southern West Virginia.  Program staff will determine whether a full or partial credit will be given based on the date and reason of the request. No credits will be issued after the start date of any program.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Early Registration (Members) 9/27/22 10/2/22 Online / Front Desk $ 35.00-
Registration 10/3/22 10/9/22 Online / Front Desk $ 35.00$ 55.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
10/11/22 - 10/27/22
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
3 / 10 Available Register  
Closes
10/09/2022

Swim Strokes Ages 6 - 12

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10/11/22 - 10/27/22
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This stage provides participants with a logical, three-level progression that helps students develop their swimming techniques in 6 classes. Students progress to the next level upon mastering the skills of their current level of swimming. Students must be able to swim 12.5 meters (half the length of the YMCA pool) unassisted.


School-Age Progressive Levels:

Level 4: Stroke Introduction introduces basic stroke technique in freestyle and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.

Level 5: Stroke Development introduces breaststroke and reinforces water safety through treading water and sidestroke.

Level 6: Stroke Mechanics refines stroke technique on all major competitive strokes and encourages swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle.


Programs and Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable. Management may issue a partial credit to use at the YMCA of Southern West Virginia.  Program staff will determine whether a full or partial credit will be given based on the date and reason of the request. No credits will be issued after the start date of any program.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Early Registration (Members) 9/27/22 10/2/22 Online / Front Desk $ 35.00-
Registration 10/3/22 10/9/22 Online / Front Desk $ 35.00$ 55.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
10/11/22 - 10/27/22
Tu,Th - 6:30 pm - 30 mins
8 / 10 Available Register  
Closes
10/09/2022