Spring Level 6: Personal Water Safety
SPRING LEVEL 6: Personal Water Safety
Length: 50 minutes
Capacity: 6 students/1 teacher
The purpose of this course is to develop proficient strokes and safety in the water. A major skill in this level is swimming 500 yards continuously as follows: 100 yards front crawl, 100 yards elementary back stroke, 50 yards breaststroke, 50 yards backstroke, 50 yards sidestroke, 25 yards butterfly and 125 yards choice. The additional skills in this class are pike, tuck and feet-first service dives, HELP and huddle position with lifejackets, tread water for 5 minutes (2 minutes kick only), retrieve brick from 7-10 feet of water and survival float, back float and survival swim for 5 minutes.