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Swimming

Courses for Swimming, in the fall at the Jack Purcell Community Centre

These lessons are designed to assist adults to overcome a fear of the water or master a skill. A certified instructor will work on a one to one basis. This is not an 'earn a badge' program.
  • Sun, 4 pm-4:30 pm, Sep 16-Dec 16, $475.50 1403213
    18 yrs+, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-4:30 pm, Sep 16-Dec 16, $475.50 1403214
    18 yrs+, 13 classes,   cancelled
Swimmers learn front and back float, front and back glide with kick, front swim for 10 metres, shallow water entries and exits, and deep-water activities (assisted).
  • Tue, 8 pm-8:45 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $166.00 1403225
    18 yrs+, 15 classes,   Register >
Swimmers learn front and back float, front and back glide with kick, front swim for 10 metres, shallow water entries and exits, and deep-water activities (assisted).
  • Sun, 4:45 pm-5:30 pm, Sep 16-Dec 16, $144.00 1403221
    18 yrs+, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers learn back swim with shoulder roll, front and back crawl (15m), sitting dive, kneeling dive, stride dive and front dive, treading water, and swim a minimum distance of 25 metres.
  • Tue, 8 pm-8:45 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $166.00 1403229
    18 yrs+, 15 classes,   Register >
Swimmers learn back swim with shoulder roll, front and back crawl (15m), sitting dive, kneeling dive, stride dive and front dive, treading water, and swim a minimum distance of 25 metres.
  • Sun, 4:45 pm-5:30 pm, Sep 16-Dec 16, $144.00 1403223
    18 yrs+, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers develop front and back float, front and back glide, flutter kick (assisted), shallow water entries and exits, and swim 5 metres.
  • Tue, 6:30 pm-7 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403172
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 15 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403174
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers develop front and back float, front and back glide, flutter kick (assisted), shallow water entries and exits, and swim 5 metres.
  • Sun, 11 am-11:30 am, Sep 16-Dec 16, $177.75 1403177
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers learn front and back glide with flutter kick, develop front swim, complete deep-water activities (assisted) and swim 10 metres continuously.
  • Tue, 6:30 pm-7 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403178
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403179
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back glide with flutter kick, perform flutter kick unassisted, wear a PFD in deep water, float in deep water, and swim 15 metres continuously.
  • Tue, 6:30 pm-7 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403180
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 11:30 am-noon, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403182
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Babies and their caregivers work on rhythmic breathing, moving forward and backward, front and back float with recovery, and shallow water entries and exits.
  • Tue, 5 pm-5:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403116
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 6 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403118
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403120
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403121
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Sep 16-Dec 16, $98.50 1403122
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Sep 16-Dec 16, $98.50 1403123
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Babies and their caregivers work on rhythmic breathing, moving forward and backward, front and back float with recovery, and shallow water entries and exits.
  • Fri, 9 am-9:30 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403124
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403125
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
Swimmers further develop the front and back glide with kick, front and back swim, jump into deep water, swim with a PFD in deep water, and swim 10 metres continuously.
  • Tue, 6 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403162
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403163
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers further develop the front and back glide with kick, front and back swim, jump into deep water, swim with a PFD in deep water, and swim 10 metres continuously.
  • Fri, 9 am-9:30 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403164
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Sep 16-Dec 16, $177.75 1403166
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers work on improving their front and back float and jumping into chest-deep water unassisted. Kicking is added to the front and back glide and swimmers will be able to swim 2 metres upon completion.
  • Tue, 5:30 pm-6 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403143
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9:30 am-10 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403145
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403146
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers work on improving their front and back float and jumping into chest-deep water unassisted. Kicking is added to the front and back glide and swimmers will be able to swim 2 metres upon completion.
  • Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403150
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10:30 am-11 am, Sep 16-Dec 16, $177.75 1403151
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers work on front and back floats and glides, kicking on front with a buoyant object, and will be able to swim 1 metre upon completion of this level.
  • Tue, 5 pm-5:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403133
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9:30 am-10 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403136
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 11:30 am-noon, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403137
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers work on front and back floats and glides, kicking on front with a buoyant object, and will be able to swim 1 metre upon completion of this level.
  • Fri, 9 am-9:30 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403139
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Sep 16-Dec 16, $177.75 1403141
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers work on kicking and can perform glides (front and back), enter deep water safely, float in deep water, swim with a PFD, and swim 5 metres continuously.
  • Tue, 5:30 pm-6 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403155
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9 am-9:30 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403156
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   cancelled
Swimmers work on kicking and can perform glides (front and back), enter deep water safely, float in deep water, swim with a PFD, and swim 5 metres continuously.
  • Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403158
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 11 am-11:30 am, Sep 16-Dec 16, $177.75 1403160
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back glide with kick, increase distance on front and back swim, learn the sitting dive, and will be able to swim 15 metres continuously upon completion of the level.
  • Tue, 6 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403169
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403170
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back glide with kick, increase distance on front and back swim, learn the sitting dive, and will be able to swim 15 metres continuously upon completion of the level.
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Sep 16-Dec 16, $177.75 1403171
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Toddlers and their caregivers work on submersion, front and back floats and glides, jumping into chest-deep water with assistance, kicking on front and front swim.
  • Tue, 6 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403127
    2 yrs-3 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403128
    2 yrs-3 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Sep 16-Dec 16, $98.50 1403129
    2 yrs-3 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Toddlers and their caregivers work on submersion, front and back floats and glides, jumping into chest-deep water with assistance, kicking on front and front swim.
  • Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403131
    2 yrs-3 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
Babies and their caregivers work on getting wet, buoyancy and movement, front, back and vertical position in the water, and shallow water entries and exits.
  • Tue, 5 pm-5:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 18, $113.75 1403104
    0 yrs-1 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Sep 15-Dec 15, $98.50 1403105
    0 yrs-1 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Sep 16-Dec 16, $98.50 1403107
    0 yrs-1 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
Babies and their caregivers work on getting wet, buoyancy and movement, front, back and vertical position in the water, and shallow water entries and exits.
  • Fri, 9 am-9:30 am, Sep 14-Dec 21, $205.25 1403113
    0 yrs-1 yrs, 15 classes,   Register >
Map location of Jack Purcell Community Centre
Jack Purcell Community Centre
320 Jack Purcell LN
Ottawa,ON
(613) 564-1050