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Swim Lesson Levels
Lesson Levels
On the first day of the session, your child will line up behind the appropriate sign and be greeted by their instructor before class begins.

Level
Description
Parent & Me
Crab and Crabling
(6 months -2.5 years)
Parent and child are required to participate in the water together. Emphasis on fun in the water through several guided practice sessions that help the child learn elementary skills including; water entry, bubble blowing, front kicking, back floating, underwater exploration, and more.
Preschool
Shrimps
(2.5 years-4 years)
Introduction to independent pool safety, water entry and exit, and basic swimming skills such as: kicking, bubble blowing, floating, and underwater exploration.
Level 1
Blowfish
(4 years )
Introduction to in water skills such as: water entry and exit, fully submerging face, jumping entry, kicking, arm movement, breath control, supported floating, rolling over, and personal safety.
Level 2
Angel Fish
Students will learn to float without support and recover to a vertical position, glides, front arm motion, back arm motion, flutter kicks, and rhythmic breathing.
Level 3
Squids
Students learn to combine and coordinate arm motion, leg motion, and rhythmic breathing, diving from the side of the pool, back crawl, elements of breaststroke, and fundamentals of treading water.
Level 4
Penguins
Students develop confidence in strokes, increase swimming endurance, build on breaststroke, learn sidestroke and elements of butterfly.
Level 5
Dolphins
Objective is coordination and refinement of strokes. Participants build on butterfly, refine performance of all strokes and increase distance. Flip turns on front and back are introduced.
Level 6
Hammerheads
Students will refine strokes to swim with more ease, efficiency, power, and smoothness over greater distances. Students will also learn the fundamentals of diving.
 
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Fontana City Hall
8353 Sierra Ave.
Fontana, CA 92335
Ph: (909) 350-7600
M-Th, 8am - 6pm