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Courses for Swimming, in the summer for preschool at the Plant Recreation Centre with the first class starts between Aug 8 and Aug 21

Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Duck - Low ratio (1 to 2 years) during the fall 2021
* Duck - Low ratio (1 to 2 years) during the winter 2022
The baby and their caregiver work on rhythmic breathing, moving forward and backward, front and back float with recovery, and shallow water entries and exits. Caregiver to participant ratio is 1:1.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Aug 9-Aug 13, $74.75 1593694
    1 yrs-2 yrs, 5 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 2021
* Salamander - Low ratio (level 2) during the winter 2022
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will 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. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Aug 9-Aug 13, $74.75 1593698
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 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 2021
* Sea otter - Low ratio (level 1) during the winter 2022
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will 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. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-9:30 am, Aug 9-Aug 13, $74.75 1593703
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 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 to 3 years) during the fall 2021
* Sea turtle - Low ratio (2 to 3 years) during the winter 2022
The toddler and their caregiver work on submersion, front and back floats and glides, jumping into chest-deep water with assistance, kicking on front and front swim. Caregiver to participant ratio is 1:1.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-10 am, Aug 9-Aug 13, $74.75 1593707
    2 yrs-3 yrs, 5 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 2021
* Sunfish - Low ratio (level 3) during the winter 2022
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will 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. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10:30 am-11 am, Aug 9-Aug 13, $74.75 1593713
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Map location of Plant Recreation Centre
Plant Recreation Centre
930 Somerset ST W
Ottawa,ON
(613) 232-3000