Northwood Park Swim Club offers swim lessons to members and non-members. There are four two-week sessions being offered for the 2020 season, for a total of ten 30-minute lessons per session. The cost is $35 for members and $40 for non-members per session.

Step by Step Instructions for Registering for swim lessons (SEE NEW COVID-19 POLICIES BELOW)

  1. Decide what level your child should enter. Read the descriptions of levels below. If you child has mastered all skills for a level, then register them for the next level.
  2. Click on the register button next to your session of choice. Please make sure you are registering BEFORE the stated registration deadline. Late registrations will not be placed in classes.
  3. Payment for classes is processed through PayPal and accepts debit or credit cards from a variety of card vendors.
  4. Lesson placement (class/instructor/time) will be posted on the website the Thursday before the class is scheduled to start.
  5. NEW - Swimmers in Lessons 1-3 need to have a parent with them in the water at all times. There needs to be a 1-1 ration of parent to child in the water. This is to reduce contact between separate households.
    • ​​​Swimmers in Lessons 4-5 will not need a parent in the water.
  6. NEW - Each parent and child needs to maintain a 6-feet distance between other swimmers.


***IMPORTANT NOTE: SHOWERS AND CHANGING ROOMS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE DURING LESSONS. PLEASE COME RINSED OFF, IN YOUR SWIMSUIT AND READY TO GO***
 
NEW: Three lesson slots will be held Monday – Friday starting at 10:10am, 10:50am, & 11:30am. A 10-minute cleaning period will be allotted between each lesson period.
Once registered, time slots will be assigned. Please see below for level information.

Schedule and lesson placement for each session will be posted on the website and at the pool the Thursday before the session begins. 

2020 Session Dates     

Session Number
Dates
Registration Deadline
Register Online Now
Session 1
June 15 - June 26
June 9

NOT AVAILABLE

Session 2 
July 6 - July 17
June 30
 ROSTER 
Session 3 
July 20 - July 31
July 14
REGISTER
Session 4 
August 3 - August 14
July 28REGISTER
Session 5 
August 17 - August 28
August 11
REGISTER





lessons

Completion Skills for Northwood Park Swim Club


Level Parent/Child

  • This level is designed to give an introduction to lessons for kids 6 months to 2 years
  • Time will focus on getting comfortable with the water while introducing beginning skills


The following levels are appropriate for age 3 and up.
Level 1

  • Submerge head comfortably
  • Blow Bubbles with head submerged
  • Perform basic skills (floating, kicking, arm strokes) with instructor assistance.


Level 2

  • Float front and back independently
  • Perform efficient kicks
  • Jump in unassisted in shallow water
  • Continued stroke development with assistance



Level 3

  • Rockets with kicks independently front and back
  • Beginning success with arm strokes unassisted with beginning side breathing
  • Comfortable with skills in deep water
  • Jump in unassisted in deep water.


Level 4

  • Crawl stroke with side breather the width of the pool
  • Backstroke the width of the pool
  • Diving from side of pool
  • Beginning success with elementary backstroke, breast stroke, and dolphin kick


Level 5

  • Accurate and efficient crawl stroke, backstroke, breast stroke and butterfly stroke the length of the pool
  • Diving from block
  • Swim continuously for 10 minutes
  • Tread water for one minute
  • Perform basic lifesaving skills


For questions or concerns please email:  lessons.northwood@gmail.com