Parent-Child Swim Lessons focus on water safety and acclimation. Accompanied by a parent/caregiver, infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence-
building experiences, while parents/caregivers learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.
We offer 4 sessions of classes per year; Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall, plus special mini-sessions. Please click button below for current program guide, which includes program times, prices, and schedules. Online registration will close at the beginning of each session, but please speak with a staff member at Welcome Center or call 908-782-1030 to find out about class availability.
Swim Starters Aquatic Program – Ages 6 months-3 years
Accompanied by an adult, infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence building experiences, while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.
Parent Child A – Water Discovery
Parents accompany children in stage A, which introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic environment through exploration and encourages them to enjoy themselves while learning about the water.
Parent Child B – Water Exploration
In stage B, parents work with their children to explore body positions, floating, blowing bubbles, and fundamental safety and aquatic skills.
Transitional class from Parent Child to 1/Water Acclimation. Parents participate in small group lesson with their child as they follow the Preschool I curriculum preparing them to take a small group class on their own.
During the summer session, swim lessons are also offered at the Union Gap Village Outdoor Pool.