Important Class & Lessons Information

 

 

WHAT YOUR CHILD WILL LEARN HERE AT MS.EMMA’S SWIM AND SURVIVAL ACADEMY

Level 1 – (6 to 15 months) will learn the fundamental skills of breath holding and back floating. Lessons are always ONE on ONE and customized to your child’s pace. Infants are taught the essential survival skills of rolling from a face down position in the water to a face up position, to rest and breathe , floating independently until help arrives. Once your child has mastered these survival skills(16 – 20 lessons dependent on your child’s personality, health and attendance) they are practiced even fully clothed for aquatic problem solving opportunities.

• Up to 10 minutes per lesson

• 4 lessons per week, Monday thru Thursday

• $80 per week – ONE on ONE

Level 2 – (15 months and up) will learn a swimming and floating sequence. Lessons are always ONE on ONE and customized to your child’s pace. Toddlers are taught the essential survival skills of swimming face down in the water and independently rolling onto their backs to rest and breathe and then continue the swim float swim to safety. Every child is unique but it typically takes most students 16 – 28 lessons to complete this course.

• Up to 10 minutes per lesson

• 4 lessons a week, Monday thru Thursday

• $80 per week – ONE on ONE lessons

 
 

 

Level 3 – (3.5 years and up) once your child has mastered the swimming and floating skills and is very comfortable in the water they can begin to build on their skills to focus on basic freestyle and backstroke swimming. Games and fun swim drills ( diving for toys, beginning diving skills) will also be incorporated into your child’s lessons to enhance your child’s ability to swim for safety and fun.

• 10 minutes per lesson

• 4 lessons per week, Monday thru Thursday

• $80 per week – ONE on ONE lessons

Level 4 – (4.5 years and up)

Competitive stroke skills – Students will focus on breathing patterns and begin refining their strokes for freestyle and backstroke. They will also be introduced to the breaststroke and butterfly strokes and more advanced racing start and flip turns in great preparation for joining a swim team.

• 20 minutes per lesson

• 4 lessons per week, Monday thru Thursday

•$150 per week- ONE on ONE lessons

 

ADULT- Adults can overcome fear and learn to swim or refine their swim stroke skills for master swimming or triathlons.

• Please call for more details

 

 

Class Structure: Your child’s classes are 4 days a week, Monday thru Thursday. Each class will be approximately 10 minutes long with just your child and myself in the water. Much is accomplished in a short but very private lesson. Your child will have the same 10 – minute time slot each day for at least a week. You can expect your child to complete the initial course in 5 – 7 weeks. Each lesson is individualized and custom tailored for your child’s needs and abilities.

 

Weekly Fees: $80 per week in CASH in an envelope with your child’s name on it.

Lessons in your own pool are during off season months and carry an extra fee depending upon where you live. Please call for details around home lessons.

 

All weekly fees are due the Monday of each lesson week. Only CASH will be accepted. ·

Registration: There is  a first time registration fee of $65.00 for each new student, $30.00 for second time registration, and free thereafter. This fee can be paid online via PayPal. Your registration fee covers the cost of screening procedures for physical and developmental readiness of your child.

 

Refresher Classes: Upon completion of your child’s initial lessons, every child should take a short 1 – 3 week refresher course every 4-6 months. Regular weekly fee applies.

 

Maintenance Lessons: Upon completion of your child’s initial lessons or refresher lessons, maintenance lessons are recommended to maintain your child’s skills. Maintenance lessons are $20 a lesson. Please ask me for more details.

 

 

Water Smart Tots

  • Ms. Emma’s Swim and Survival Academy is dedicated to preventing pediatric drowning and believes that every child deserves a chance to learn to swim. To further this mission, I have partnered with Water Smart Tots. If you are in need of financial assistance please contact Water Smart Tots at www.watersmarttots.org