Swim Lessons

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SWIM
LESSONS

Group swim lesson information is listed below; for more information please call our office staff at (352) 728-9885.

Swim lesson registration will be $25 per person (Non-resident fee of $15 does apply) Participants wishing to register for swim lessons should come prepared to enter the pool. 

Swim Lessons
Monday – Thursday for 2 weeks.
Lessons are for 30 minutes each day
Morning time slots are – 8:15 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 9:45 a.m., and 10:30 a.m.
Evening Time Slots – 5:15 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 6:45 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
Ages 6 months - Adult Lessons

Swimmers older than 3 years old must come to registration with a bathing suit prepared to get into the water for testing.
All Swim lesson classes are on a first come first serve basis and will fill up at 6 participants per class.

  

Swim Lessons Session 1:
Registration & Placement will be on "Water Safety Day", May 18th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.
1st Session dates: May 28th - June 6th.

Swim Lessons Session 2:
Registration & Placement: is Saturday, June 8th, from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.
2nd Session dates: June 17th - June 27th.
2nd Session make-up registration date: June 11th from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

Swim Lessons Session 3:
Registration & Placement is Saturday, June 29th, from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.
3rd Session dates: July 8th - July 18th.
3rd Session make-up registration date: July 2nd from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

Swim Lessons Session 4:
Registration & Placement is Saturday, July 20th, from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.
4th Session dates: July 29th -  August 8th.
4th Session make-up registration date: July 23rd from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.



Swim Levels:

Infant/Parent Level (IP: 6m-36m) - Parent/adult accompaniment in the water is required. Infants will learn water adjustment skills, front kick, prone glide, underwater exploration, back float, prone position movement, rolling over, and water exiting all with the assistance of the parent/adult. 

Preschool Level (PS: 3-5) – These American Red Cross Learn-To-Swim Preschool Lessons are split into three skills levels: Preschool A - Water Exploration, Preschool B - Primary Skills and Preschool C - Stroke Readiness. The objective is to help students feel comfortable in the water and to enjoy water safely. Elementary aquatic skills such as floating, kicking and putting their face in the water will be taught. 

Level I - Water Exploration (L1). The objective of this level is to help students feel comfortable in the water and to enjoy water safely. Elementary aquatic skills such as floating, kicking and putting their face in the water will be taught. 

Level II - Primary Skills (L2). Students learn to float without support and to recover to a vertical position. This level also marks the beginning of true locomotion skills, using arms and legs, and adds to the self-help and basic rescue skills begun in Level I. Participant must pass Level I in order to sign up for this class. 

Level III - Stroke Readiness (L3). Students learn to coordinate front and back crawl. Elementary backstroke is introduced and the fundamentals of treading water. Participant must pass Level I and Level II in order to sign up for this class. 

Level IV - Stroke Development (L4). Students will better develop their backstroke and front crawl. We will introduce the elementary backstroke, breaststroke, and changing directions swimming on the wall. Participant must pass Levels I, II and III in order to sign up for this class. 

Level V - Stroke Refinement (L5). Students will better develop their backstroke, front crawl, elementary backstroke, and breaststroke. We will introduce the butterfly kick, open turn on front, open turn on back. Participant must pass Levels I, II, III and IV in order to sign up for this class. 

Adult Beginner - In these lessons instruction and format will be based on each individuals abilities and will be tailored to the individuals needs and swimming goals. Participants will meet with the instructor on the first day and discuss their abilities and with the instructor will determine their swimming goals and the format designed to achieve those goals for the three week class.


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For more information, contact us at:

Email: Recreation.Dept@leesburgflorida.gov 

Telephone: (352) 728-9885 - Fax: (352) 326-6625

1851 Griffin Road

  Leesburg, FL 34748