Current Class Offerings

Preschool Swim Lesson Level 1

Preschool Swim Lesson Level 1

The American Red Cross Preschool Swim Lesson Level 1 class helps young preschoolers become comfortable in the water and teaches basic water safety. Your child doesn't need any prior swim experience to take this class.

In this 25-minute class, students will learn to:

  • Enter the water using the pool steps
  • Blow bubbles
  • Put their mouth, nose and eyes underwater
  • Front glide
  • Back glide
  • Roll over from front to back and back to front
  • Use arm and hand treading action
  • Alternate leg action on front and back
  • Alternate arm action on front and back
  • Use combined arm action on front and back

This class is best for children 4 to 5 years old. It follows the American Red Cross Preschool Swim Lesson Level 1 curriculum.

Time and Cost

Classes are 25 minutes, once a week, for six weeks. Each six-week session is $75 per registered class. Classes will be pro-rated for hospital recognized holidays.

If you have questions, please call Seattle Children's Therapy Pool at 206-987-2547 or email us.

Registration

Registration for each session will start one week before the start of the session. To see available classes click on the link to go to the registration website. Class offerings vary session to session

  • Fall I, 2017 Session: September 11 to October 21 (Registration opens Monday, September 4, 2017)
  • Fall II, 2017 Session: October 30 to December 9 (Registration opens at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017)