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Swimming Lessons Registration Info

Town of Amherst Summer Group Swim Lessons

Online Registration opens June 17th at 9am

 

Sessions will be 30 mins and run Monday thru Friday for two weeks.

 

Sessions Times

Session One- July 8th - July 19th

Session Two- July 22nd- August 2nd

Session Three- August 12th- August 23rd

Cost: Inclusive of a Family Membership

Non-Members $30 per session

Please Note YMCA Policies: All guests aged 18yrs+ must present a government issued Photo ID to access the facility. Children in the Pre-school Program must be accompanied by a swimming adult.

Fall Group Swim Lessons

                                                   

Description: Group Swim Lessons will give learners the opportunity to develop new skills and improve their strokes in a group setting. 

 

Ages: 6mths +  

 

Member Registration Dates: TBD   

Public Registration Dates: TBD  
 

Start Dates: TBD  

Session Days & Times: Sundays 9:00am – 12:00pm or Thursdays 4:00pm – 6:30pm 

Cost: Family Member Inclusive; Child Members $100.00; Non Members - $210.00 

*Swim levels are assigned during the registration process. For more information on swim levels, click here.

Please note these YMCA policies:

  • All guests aged 18yrs+ must present a government issued Photo ID to access the facility.

  • Children in the Pre-school program must be accompanied by a swimming adult.

Summer Private  Swim Lessons

Private swimming lessons will give learners the opportunity to develop new skills and improve their strokes in a one-on-one setting.  Private swim lessons are offered over an eight-week session.

 

Ages: 6mths +  

 

Member Registration Dates: TBD  

Public Registration Dates: TBD

Sessions will begin: TBD

 

Member Price: $160.00  

Non-Member Price: $240.00

 

For more information, contact hfa@cumberland.ymca.ca

Upcoming Lifesaving Courses

Bronze Star: May 23rd – June 6th 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Bronze Star is the prerequisite course to Bronze Medallion for youth under the age of 13 interested in taking there lifeguarding courses. This course is solely to test candidates skills and assess whether or not they will be ready for Bronze Medallion. (Youth aged 12 and younger CANNOT take Medallion without a Bronze Star Certification)

 

Bronze Medallion: June 15th, 16th and 21st. 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Bronze Medallion is the prerequisite course to Bronze Cross. It teaches lifesaving skills and water safety to participants. Participants wanting to take Bronze Cross will need to complete this course first. Any participants under the age of 13 will have needed to complete Bronze Star first.

 

Bronze Cross: July 2nd – 5th 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Bronze Cross prepares participants for lifeguarding as a Cross Guard, or Jr Guard. Participants must have successfully completed Bronze Medallion are eligible to take this course.

 

National Lifeguard: August 5th – 9th 9:00 am – 5:00pm. For participants 15 yrs + interested in becoming fully certified lifeguards. Successfully completion of Bronze Cross is required before taking this course.

Click here to register for these programs. For more information, email hfa@cumberland.ymca.ca or call

902-667-9112.

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