Basic Water Safety and Skills

Class Description

Basic Water Safety and Skills: Ages 6 months – 3 years

This class will familiarize young children to the water and prepare them to learn to swim in the American Red Cross Preschool Aquatics courses.  It is not designed to teach children to become good swimmers or to survive in the water on their own. An adult must get in the pool with the child.  Each class is 30 min.  Max enrollment 10

Class Schedule

Dates: June 2 – June 23 (session 1)


Ages: 6-18 months

Day: Saturdays

Times: class 1 9:00 - 9:30 am

            class 2 9:35 – 10:05 am

Fee: $45.00/class

 

Ages: 18 - 35 months

Day: Saturdays

Times: class 3 10:10 – 10:40 am

  class 4  10:45 - 11:15 am

Fee: $45.00/class


Dates: July 7 – 28 (Session 2)

 

Ages: 6-18 months

Day: Saturdays

Times: class 5 9:00 - 9:30 am

            class 6 9:35 – 10:05 am

Fee: $30.00/class

 

Ages: 18 - 35 months

Dates: July 7 – 28

Day: Saturdays

Times: class 7 10:10 – 10:40 am

  class 8 10:45 - 11:15 am

Fee: $30.00/class

 

Additional Class Information

The closest available parking is in the Mountainlair Garage. Due to special events on campus, parking may be limited at certain times. Parking is also available in the metered spaces and other parking lots around the downtown campus. 

Entrance to the EMH pool is a side door located along the right hand side of the building (through black garden gates). 

Children who are not potty trained must wear a swim diaper underneath their bathing suits.  Adults should wear bathing suite/swim trunks. Children may bring swim goggles if desired, and all other equipment will be provided.

You may bring a towel and change of clothes to classes/lessons. Locker rooms are available for changing before and after class.

We do not allow make up classes due to illness or schedule conflicts. We only make up classes that are cancelled or postponed by WVU Lifetime Activities.