Youth Aquatics Classes

  • Daily Classes

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Pre-registration is required for all aquatic programs. Age appropriate siblings are welcome in classes where noted. To register, email Emily Mallard or call 205-313-7467.

Youth One-on-one Services – Age 3 to 18
Must be a Lakeshore member
Private Swim lessons: $20/half hour or six lessons for $100
Personal Training: $25/half hour

Wet Tots – Age 6 months to 3 years
This is a parent/child class that focuses on strength, flexibility, and fine and gross motor skills. Advancement to further programs is subject to participant skill level and instructor recommendation.

Learn to Swim – Age 3 to 12
Based on the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program, this class focuses on basic water safety skills as well as developing the fundamentals of swimming in a fun environment. Siblings who are age appropriate are welcome.

Tadpoles – Age 3 to 12
This program focuses on functional skills, balance, body awareness, movement and socialization in an aquatic environment. Tadpoles is designed to promote independence and expose participants to a variety of activities in which they can continue to do independently. Participants will wear a cervical flotation device. A parent/guardian may be required to participate in the class.

ACES (Active Children Exercise & Swim) – Age 4 to 18
This program provides the opportunity to work on functional skills, balance, body awareness, and other fundamental movement patterns in an aquatic environment. A small group setting provides opportunities for socialization and functional play.

Youth Advanced Swim – Age 6 to 18
Based on the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program, this class focuses on basic water safety skills, as well as stroke refinement, speed, and endurance. Siblings who meet the age requirement are welcome.

Teen Swim – Age 13 to 19
Based on the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program, this class focuses on basic water safety skills as well as developing the fundamentals of swimming in a fun environment. Siblings who meet the age requirement are welcome.