The purpose of Tots School is to help infants and toddlers become safe around the water. We foster in very young children a high level of comfort in the water with a focus on submersion and back float for air recovery. Focus is on water safety and drowning prevention. Swim Diapers Required. 30 minute lessons.
Tots 1: Designed for children ages 4 mos through walking. Babies learn to be comfortable and relaxed in the water. Parent Participation required. 8:1 student instructor ratio. No swim experience required.
Tots 2: Designed for children walking through age 2.5. Babies are taught increased comfort and independence in the water. Parent Participation required 8:1 student instructor ratio. No swim experience required.
Mini White: Designed for children ages 2-3 who are ready to take a lesson without parent participation but are not ready to swim independently. 2:1 student instructor ratio. Some swim experience required.
Mini Red:Students must be evaluated before entering this class. 2:1 student instructor ratio. Swim experience required.
Trust and Comfort
Body Positions/Back Float
Air Recovery and Rollover
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