SWIM LESSONS - Sunbury and Milton YMCA
MARCH SWIM LESSONS - REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR MEMBERS.
NON-MEMBERS - REGISTRATION OPENS 2/28.
Register on line, in person at the Front Desk or call:
Sunbury YMCA - 570.286.5636 | Milton YMCA - 570.742.7321
PARENT AND CHILD SWIM LESSONS
WATER DISCOVERY: 6-36 MONTHS OLD WITH PARENT
A class based on safe guided water exploration. We will introduce water acclimation and safe techniques for parents to use in order to help acquaint their child to swimming lessons. This level also helps develop children’s abilities to swim on their own and prepare them for Level 1. Students will demonstrate assisted front and back floats and participate in games. Students will also learn about making progress by doing the paddle stroke.
Prerequisites: Must be at least three years old. No swimming skills, comfortable without parent.
Increase comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance.
Prerequisites: Water acclimation
Encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently.
Prerequisites: Must be able to swim without a floatation device. Finished Water acclimation
Introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back craw and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary back stroke.
Prerequisites: Must be able to swim without a floatation device. Finished stroke introduction
Introduces breast-stroke and butterfly and reinforces water safety through treading water and side-stroke.
PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS
Private swim lessons focus on a goal or goals for the individual swimmer. Offered at the Sunbury and Milton YMCA pools. Contact Kristy Truitt-Reichner, Aquatics Director, at 570.286.5636 for more information or to set up private lessons.
Lifeguard Training will be posted when scheduled - check back regularly!
Prerequisite: Minimum age of 15 years, must be able to swim 300 yards continuously. Tread water for 2-minutes with no hands. Retrieve a 10lb object from the bottom of 10ft depth.
American Red Cross training includes: CPR/AED/First Aid/Lifeguard.
Participants must attend all classes listed for that session; no make-up classes are offered.
Prerequisite: Must present a lifeguard certification that is still valid on the first day of the course. must be able to swim 300 yards continuously. Tread water for 2-minutes with no hands. Retrieve a 10lb object from the bottom of 10ft depth.
Only for participants who previously passed a lifeguard certification course. American Red Cross training includes: CPR/AED/First Aid/Lifeguard. PLEASE include a current email address when registering. Participants must attend all classes listed for that session; no make-up classes are offered.