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LEARN TO SWIM PROGRAM

The Lake Havasu City Aquatic Center is proud to offer you professional instructors who are well trained by American Red Cross guidelines. Our goal is to offer a balanced program that teaches swimming skills and how to be safe in the water.  Registration fee is $35 per session. 

SESSION DATES

September Session: September 6th – September 27th; Closed on September 4th for Labor Day; Make-up day on Friday, September 8th

October Session: October 2nd – October 25th

LESSONS LEVELS

Frogs, Pollywogs & Tadpoles

(6 months – 3 years)

The purpose of this level is to help infants/toddlers become comfortable in and around the water so they are ready to learn to swim.  It is also intended to educate the parent or caregiver in basic water skills so they are better equipped to help their child. A parent/guardian is required to accompany the participant in the water for this class. 
Lessons will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Guppies

(3 years -5 years)

The purpose of this level is to teach the fundamentals of water safety, buoyancy, breath control, swimming on front and back, changing the direction and water entry and exit. 
Lessons will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Starfish

(5 years - 9 years)

The purpose of this level is for participants to propel themselves unsupported on their front and back using coordinated arm and leg action (front crawl, back crawl).  They will also learn to front and back float and recover to a vertical position without support.  Treading water and rotary/side breathing are also introduced.
Lessons will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.

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