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Swimming Lessons

Registration for fall 2017 swimming lessons will open Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 5 p.m. for Mount Pearl residents and Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 5 p.m. for non-residents. Visit www.mountpearl.ca/registration to register. View the printable aquatics fall program here.

Classes below are for FALL 2017
Session #1: Sept 17 – Oct 28
Session #2: Oct 29 – Dec 16

PRESCHOOL LESSONS
30 minutes / 3 – 5 years / $39.00 / Register here

Levels based on age and ability.

Sea Turtle

Mon  9:25am / 1:45pm
Tue  5:00pm / 5:35pm
Wed  2:20pm / 4:00pm / 4:35pm 5:45pm / 6:20pm
Fri  3:30pm / 4:05pm / 4:40pm
Sat  10:30am / 1:25pm
Sun  1:15pm / 2:25pm / 3:35pm

Sea Otter

Mon  9:25am / 1:45pm
Tue  11:05am / 5pm / 6:10pm / 6:45pm
Wed  4:00pm / 5:10pm / 5:45pm
Fri  4:40pm / 5:15pm
Sat  10:30am / 12:15pm
Sun  1:15pm / 3:35pm

Salamander

Mon  10:00am / 2:20pm
Tue  11:05am / 5:35pm / 6:10pm
Wed  4:00pm / 4:35pm / 5:45pm
Fri  4:40pm / 5:15pm / 6:25pm
Sat  10:30am / 11:40 am / 1:25pm
Sun  1:15pm / 3:00pm / 3:35pm

Sunfish

Mon  10:00am
Tue  5:35pm / 6:45pm
Wed  2:20pm / 4:35pm / 5:10pm / 6:20pm
Fri  4:05pm / 6:25pm
Sat  11:40am / 12:15pm
Sun  2:25pm / 3:00pm

Crocodile/Whale

Mon  2:20pm
Wed  5:10pm / 6:20pm
Fri  4:05pm / 6:25pm
Sat  11:40am / 1:25pm Sun 2:25pm

SWIM KIDS
5+ years / Cost and times listed below / 
Register here  

Red Cross Swim Kids is a 10–level program. Children learn to swim and stay safe. Visit redcross.ca/swim for more details.

GROUP LESSONS

Red Cross Level 1-3
30 minutes | $30

Tue  5pm / 5:35pm / 6:45pm
Wed  4:55pm / 6:20pm Fri 4:05pm / 5:30pm
Sat  10:30am / 11:55am
Sun  2:40pm / 3:15pm

Red Cross Level 4-10
45 minutes | $33

Tue  7:20pm
Wed  5:30pm
Fri  6:05pm
Sat  1:05pm
Sun  1:50pm / 3:50pm

LOW RATIO LESSONS

Red Cross Level 1-3
30 minutes | $43.50

Tue  6:10pm
Fri  3:30pm
Sat  12:30pm
Sun  1:15pm

Red Cross Level 4-10
45 minutes | $49.50

Fri  4:40pm
Sat  11:05am

PARENT & TOT 
30 minutes / 3 months – 5 years / $27 

We also offer drop-in times for parents and tots (times listed in the pool schedule). Participate in 6 weeks of drop-in classes for just $14 if you register for one of our parent & tot programs above.

Starfish (3-12 months)
Sat  10:30am / 12:15pm
Sun  1:15pm

Duck (12-24 months)
Sat  11:40am / 1:25pm
Sun  2:25pm

Sea Turtle (2-5 years)
Fri  5:15pm
Sat  12:15pm

CHILDREN’S PRIVATE LESSONS 

30 minutes / $99  / Register here

Tue  5:00pm / 5:35pm / 6:45pm
Wed  4:55pm
Fri  3:30pm
Sat  10:30am / 11:55am / 12:30pm
Sun  2:40pm / 3:15pm

YOUTH & ADULT LESSONS

Register here

Private Lessons $113.85
Tue  8:10 – 8:40pm

Group Lessons $34.50
Tue  8:10 – 8:55pm

LEADERSHIP COURSES

Swim Patrol $60
Prerequisite: RC 10 or equivalent
Fri  4:45 – 6:45pm

Bronze Star $130
Prerequisite: RC 10 or equivalent
Wed  5 – 7pm

Bronze Medallion $185
Prerequisite: Minimum age 13 years; Swim Patrol and/or Bronze Star recommended.
Tue  5:30 – 9pm

Bronze Cross $185
Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion. 14 years of age within 30 days of exam.
Tue  5:30 – 9pm

Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard (NLS) $210
Prerequisite: Minimum age 16 years. Bronze Cross, Standard First Aid/CPR/AED
Sun, Oct 15 – Dec 10: 9am – 2pm
Exam Sun, Dec 17: 12 – 4pm

Water Safety Instructor (WSI) $225
Practice for skills evaluation (optional): Sept 12 & 13 from 5 – 7pm
Skills Evaluation (mandatory): Sat, Sept 16 from 12 – 3pm
Online course work: (14 – 20 hours)
Teaching experience (min. 20 hours): Completed between Sept 17 – Oct 28
Class (mandatory): Nov 4, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 16 from 9am – 4:30pm

Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Re-certification $70
Sun, Dec 17
10am – 2pm

Red Cross Babysitting Course $45
Sat, Oct 21 OR Sat, Nov 25
9am – 4:30pm

Standard First Aid & CPR/AED $110
Sat, Sept 30 OR Sun, Oct 1
9am – 5pm

For More Information:

Call  (709) 748-1002
E-mail  swimming@mountpearl.ca

Cancellation Policy – Classes may be cancelled or combined depending on registration and are subject to time change when necessary. We reserve the right to cancel a class if not enough participants have registered. Credits or refunds will only be issued if the class is cancelled by the Community Services Department or if a participant is medically required to withdraw from a program with at least half of the classes remaining for the session and a doctor’s note is provided at the time.