Swim Lessons

We offer swim lessons in monthly sessions. Each session includes 8 lessons (twice a week). We also offer a Saturday morning session which includes 8 lessons over  8 weeks.

Cost:
Weekday Lessons: Members $45/ Non-Members $70
Saturday Lessons: Members $45/ Non-Members $70

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What is the best swim lesson level for my child?
2018 Swim Lesson FAQs

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Parent-Child
6 months – 3 years old
Accompanied by a parent, infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills building experiences, while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.

Session Dates:
Fall 1-September 24-October 17, 2018 (Registration closes September 21, 2018)
Fall 2-October 22-November 14, 2018 (Registration closes October 19, 2018)
Fall 3-November 26-December 19, 2018 (Registration closes November 23, 2018)
Saturday Mornings-September 8-October 27, 2018 (Registration closes September 5, 2018)
Saturday Mornings (Mini-Session)-November 3-December 15, 2018 (Registration closes October 31,2018)

Session Days and Times:
Monday and Wednesday   Class A- 10:00-10:30 am
Monday and Wednesday   Class B-10:35-11:05 am
Saturday                         Class A-10:45-11:15 am
Saturday                         Class B-11:20-11:50 am

Preschool
3-5 years old
In this swim basics program, preschoolers learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills—swim, float, swim and jump, push, turn, grab. Through multiple sessions, children may progress to water movement, water stamina and stroke introduction.

Session Dates:
Fall 1-September 24-October 17, 2018 (Registration closes September 21, 2018)
Fall 2-October 22-November 14, 2018 (Registration closes October 19, 2018)
Fall 3-November 26-December 19, 2018 (Registration closes November 23, 2018)
Saturday Mornings-September 8-October 27, 2018 (Registration closes September 5, 2018)
Saturday Mornings (Mini-Session)-November 3-December 15, 2018 (Registration closes October 31,2018)

Session Days and Times:
Monday and Wednesday
 
Stage 1-5:00-5:30 pm | Stage 2-5:35-6:05 pm | Stage 3-6:10-6:40 pm | Stage 4-6:45-7:15  pm
Saturday
Stage 1-9:00-9:30 am | Stage 2-9:35-10:05 am | Stage 3-10:10-10:40 | Stage 4-10:45-11:15 am
Monday-Thursday ( Summer AM Classes |2 weeks | 8 lessons)
Stage 1-9:00-9:30 am | Stage 2- 9:35-10:05 am | Stage 3-10:10-10:40 am | Stage 4 10:45-11:15 am

Youth
6-12 years old
In this program, children may begin at any of the six stages in our swim program: water acclimation to stroke mechanics. The YMCA aquatics director can help determine the appropriate level. For more information about the various levels, click on the program overview link above.

Session Dates:
Fall 1-September 1-October 17, 2018 (Registration closes September 21, 2018)
Fall 2-October 22-November 14, 2018 (Registration closes October 19, 2018)
Fall 3-November 26-December 19, 2018 (Registration closes November 23, 2018)
Saturday Mornings-September 8-October 27, 2018 (Registration closes September 5, 2018)
Saturday Mornings (Mini-Session)-November 3-December 15, 2018 (Registration closes October 31, 2018)

Session Days and Times:
Monday and Wednesday
Stage 1-5:00-5:30 pm | Stage 2-5:35-6:05 pm | Stage 3-6:10-6:40 pm | Stage 4-6:45-7:15  pm
Saturday
Stage 1-9:00-9:30 am | Stage 2-9:35-10:05 am | Stage 3-10:10-10:40 | Stage 4-10:45-11:15 am
Monday-Thursday ( Summer AM Classes |2 weeks | 8 lessons)
Stage 1-9:00-9:30 am | Stage 2- 9:35-10:05 am | Stage 3-10:10-10:40 am | Stage 4 10:45-11:15 am
Monday and Wednesday (Fall Classes)
Stage 1-5:00-5:30 pm | Stage 2-5:35-6:05 pm | Stage 3-6:10-6:40 pm | Stage 4-6:45-7:15  pm

Adult
13 years & older
Adult lessons help those who have an acute fear of the water up to those that need advanced stroke development. The course is fun and low key, with the participant setting the pace of the course. Participants may begin at any of the six stages in our swim program: water acclimation to stroke mechanics.

Session Dates:
Fall 1-September 1-October 17, 2018 (Registration closes September 21, 2018)
Fall 2-October 22-November 14, 2018 (Registration closes October 19, 2018)
Fall 3-November 26-December 19, 2018 (Registration closes November 23, 2018)

Session Days and Times:
All Stages- Monday and Wednesday   7:20-8:00 pm (Fall Schedule)            

Please Note: While classes fill quickly, we strive to meet the needs of all our participants. If a class is full, please put your name and phone number on our waiting list, as we add classes each session based upon need, pool space, and instructor availability. We will contact you if there is an opening. Also, lessons may be available at our other branches: Rock Hill YMCA Aquatics Center, YMCA at Carolina Crossing, CSD Community YMCA and the Charlotte Avenue YMCA.

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