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Swimming

Courses for Swimming, in the summer at the Genest Pool

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.
  • Thu, 4 pm-4:30 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $238.00 1158927
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Thu, 4:30 pm-5 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $238.00 1158928
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Thu, 5 pm-5:30 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $238.00 1158930
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Thu, 5:30 pm-6 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $238.00 1158932
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $211.75 1160220
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 11 am-11:30 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $211.75 1160221
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Jul 8-Aug 26, $211.75 1160223
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10:30 am-11 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $211.75 1160227
    3 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
Swimmers develop front and back float, front and back glide, flutter kick (assisted), shallow water entries and exits, and swim 5 metres.
  • Thu, 4 pm-4:30 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158421
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158423
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
Swimmers learn front and back glide with flutter kick, develop front swim, complete deep-water activities (assisted) and swim 10 metres continuously.
  • Thu, 4:30 pm-5 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158660
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10:30 am-11 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158663
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 8 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.
  • Thu, 5 pm-5:30 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158691
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 11 am-11:30 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158694
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
Swimmers learn back swim with shoulder roll and front crawl (10m), work on flutter kick on back, perform kneeling dive, introduction to sculling and swim 25 metres continuously.
  • Thu, 5:30 pm-6 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158730
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158734
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 8 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.
  • Thu, 5:30 pm-6 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158399
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158400
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 8 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.
  • Thu, 4:30 pm-5 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158386
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158387
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 8 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.
  • Thu, 4 pm-4:30 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158373
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158374
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 8 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.
  • Thu, 5 pm-5:30 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158395
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 11 am-11:30 am, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1158396
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 8 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.
  • Thu, 5:30 pm-6 pm, Jul 5-Aug 30, $68.25 1158402
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Jul 8-Aug 26, $60.75 1160201
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
Map location of Genest Pool
Genest Pool
43 Ste-Cecile
Ottawa, ON
613-749-6488