AQUATIC PROGRAMS – SPRING 2014
Grenfell Campus' Pool is an indoor, year-round facility. It is a 25 meter pool with 6 lanes featuring a 1 metter diving board and 6 diving blocks. We offer a wide range of swimming lessons and aquatic programs which start seasonally (September, January, April and July) and are open to all individuals whether a beginner or a mastered swimmer.
For more information on any of our Aquatic programs, please contact:
Jana Walsh, Recreation Facilities Coordinator
RED CROSS SWIMMING LESSONS
Group lessons begin April 21, 2014
PRIVATE AND SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS
- SWIM KIDS (LEVELS 1–10)
- AQUA ADULTS
5 weeks for each block (each lesson is 1/2 hour);BLOCK 1:
Beginning the week of April 21BLOCK 2:
Beginning the week of May 26
This course teaches lifesavers how to respond in complex rescue situations, helps to develop physical fitness, decision-making and judgment skills. Bronze Medallion is a prerequisite for the advanced lifesaving awards.
Prerequisite: Candidates must be 13 years of age (proof of age is required) and must have completed Swim Kids Level 10 or have equivalent swimming ability.
Fee: $190 (tax deductible)
Time: 9 am - 5 pm
Date: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, April 21-23, 2014
ASSISTANT WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR (AWSI)*
Learn the foundation of instructional skills such as teaching methods, learning styles, physical principles, progressions, communication, safety, supervision and feedback.
Duration: 30 hours (+ 6.5 hours teaching experience)
Prerequisite: Candidates must 15 years old by the last day of the course.
WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR (WSI)*
Learn to plan and teaching the Red Cross Swim continuum, instructional emergency response skills and instructional techniques specific to our programs.
Duration: 25 hours (+9-11 hours teaching experience)
Pre-requisites: Candidates must be 15 years of age or older and certified as Red Cross Assistant Water Safety Instructor.
*Fee: $450 (Both courses must be completed to become a certified instructor - practice teaching hours are required)
Fee: $450 (tax deductible)
Date: April 21-25, 2014 (Tentative)
Health and Wellness
This includes programs such as early bird and evening swim, a recreational swim, various aquacise programs, as well as customized activities for seniors.
Are you planning a birthday party or would like to rent our pool for a group swim? Contact us at 709-637-6244 for details.