Has your child passed the Red Cross Swim Kids program and looking to continue with advanced courses or are you looking for something different to try this session. Check out our Child and Youth programs to help keep your child active and in the water!
Train to become a lifeguard sooner! Once you have completed your Bronze Star you can take Bronze Medallion before you are 13 years of age. Develop your basic safety, fitness and lifesaving skills. It is recommended that you have completed Red Cross swim level 10 prior to registering.
Dancing Dolphins is a synchronized swimming program that is designed to teach synchronized swimming skills in a non-competitive, fun environment. Swimmers will gain awards as they master the new skills they learn. Gender is not a factor, all are welcome! This is a great option for those who have completed Swim Kids 2 or Sunfish.
Take these 3 courses and be fully prepared for Bronze Star! Rookie Patrol: Practices develop fitness levels to meet a timed 100 m swim and 350 m workout. Water proficiency skills include: swims with clothes, ready position, foot first and head first surface dives. Rescue Breathing and initiating EMS are included as first aid skills. Victim recognition and throwing assists are other key elements of the program. Ranger Patrol: enhances capability in the water, including compact jumps from 1m heights, lifesaving eggbeater kick and increased fitness levels to meet a 200 m timed swim. Rescue skills involve an increased skill level in ABC first aid basics, victim recognition and non-contact rescues. Star Patrol: An excellent preparation for the Bronze Star award, Star Patrol demands good physical conditioning and lifesaving judgment for timed 300 m swims, 600 m workouts and 20 m tow with towing aid. Whistle signals, airway and bleeding first aid priorities are taught.