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Participants, ages 5 and up, learn to be comfortable with new skills in deep water and learn front crawl, back crawl and elementary backstroke to basic levels of competency.
Jump into deep water Kneeling dive Survival float, back float and tread water, 20 sec. Front crawl, 15 yd. Elementary backstroke 15 yd. Back crawl, 15 yd. Breaststroke kick, 15 yd.
Safety topics: Basic water safety, healthy swimming, safe water entry, helping yourself and others in an emergency, use of lifejackets, safe weather conditions for swimming and waterpark safety.Course format: Classes run 45 minutes with five students per instructor. Classes with one or two students will run 30 minutes.Prerequisite: Students must have completed Beginner 2 or have equivalent skills.Registration tip: This level closely compares with Red Cross Level 3. Upon completion of required skills register for Intermediate 2.