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

Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Crocodile (level 4) during the fall 2019
* Crocodile (level 4) during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467200
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 7 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Crocodile - Low Ratio (level 4) during the fall 2019
* Crocodile - Low Ratio (level 4) during the winter 2020
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, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467228
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Duck (1-2 yrs) during the fall 2019
* Duck (1-2 yrs) during the winter 2020
Babies and their caregivers work on rhythmic breathing, moving forward and backward, front and back float with recovery, and shallow water entries and exits.
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467155
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467157
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Duck - Low Ratio (1-2 yrs) during the fall 2019
* Duck - Low Ratio (1-2 yrs) during the winter 2020
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, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467162
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467163
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Private Lessons during the fall 2019
* Private Lessons during the winter 2020
These lessons are designed to assist children 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.
  • Sat, 9 am-9:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $189.00 1467262
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9 am-9:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $189.00 1467264
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9:30 am-10 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $189.00 1467267
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $189.00 1467268
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $189.00 1467273
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $189.00 1467275
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 11:30 am-noon, Jul 6-Aug 24, $189.00 1467277
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Private Lessons during the fall 2019
* Private Lessons during the winter 2020
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, Jul 7-Aug 25, $261.25 1467305
    18 yrs+, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-4:30 pm, Jul 7-Aug 25, $261.25 1467312
    18 yrs+, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Salamander (level 2) during the fall 2019
* Salamander (level 2) during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 9:30 am-10 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467184
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467186
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Salamander - Low Ratio (level 2) during the fall 2019
* Salamander - Low Ratio (level 2) during the winter 2020
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, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467188
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Sea Otter (level 1) during the fall 2019
* Sea Otter (level 1) during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 9:30 am-10 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467174
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 11:30 am-noon, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467177
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Sea Otter - Low Ratio (level 1) during the fall 2019
* Sea Otter - Low Ratio (level 1) during the winter 2020
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, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467181
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Sea Turtle (2-3 yrs) during the fall 2019
* Sea Turtle (2-3 yrs) during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467167
    2 yrs-3 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Sea Turtle - Low Ratio (2-3 yrs) during the fall 2019
* Sea Turtle - Low Ratio (2-3 yrs) during the winter 2020
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, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467171
    2 yrs-3 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Starfish (4-12 months) during the fall 2019
* Starfish (4-12 months) during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467143
    0 yrs-1 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Starfish - Low Ratio (4-12 months) during the fall 2019
* Starfish - Low Ratio (4-12 months) during the winter 2020
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, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467153
    0 yrs-1 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Sunfish (level 3) during the fall 2019
* Sunfish (level 3) during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 9 am-9:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467191
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Sunfish Low Ratio (level 3) during the fall 2019
* Sunfish Low Ratio (level 3) during the winter 2020
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, Jul 5-Aug 30, $125.50 1467194
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim Basics 1 - Women during the fall 2019
* Swim Basics 1 - Women during the winter 2020
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, Jul 7-Aug 25, $79.25 1467317
    18 yrs+, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim Basics 2 - Women during the fall 2019
* Swim Basics 2 - Women during the winter 2020
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, Jul 7-Aug 25, $79.25 1467318
    18 yrs+, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim Kids Level 1 during the fall 2019
* Swim Kids Level 1 during the winter 2020
Swimmers develop front and back float, front and back glide, flutter kick (assisted), shallow water entries and exits, and swim 5 metres.
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467245
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim Kids Level 2 during the fall 2019
* Swim Kids Level 2 during the winter 2020
Swimmers learn front and back glide with flutter kick, develop front swim, complete deep-water activities (assisted) and swim 10 metres continuously.
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467247
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim Kids Level 3 during the fall 2019
* Swim Kids Level 3 during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 11:30 am-noon, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467250
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Whale (level 5) during the fall 2019
* Whale (level 5) during the winter 2020
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.
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Jul 6-Aug 24, $54.25 1467232
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 7 classes,   cancelled
Map location of Jack Purcell Community Centre
Jack Purcell Community Centre
320 Jack Purcell LN
Ottawa,ON
(613) 564-1050