Swim Lessons

There are multiple times to fit your schedule. For more information about swimming lessons contact the Woodson Y-Aspirus Branch at 715-841-1850 or email Aquatics Coodinator Nichole Saal at nsaal@woodsonymca.com.

PARENT/CHILD SWIM CLASSES

Mighty Mite (ages 6 months to 3 yrs.) Students are required to wear a swim diaper for class. unless they are fully potty trained.  All classes are 30 minutes in length.  Every level includes skills for the parent/child pair to work with water acquaintance, basic motor skills, bubble blowing and water safety.

PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS

Pike, Eel, and Ray (ages 3-5 yrs.) Students must be potty trained.  They are divided into three levels with each level building upon the previous one.  All classes are 30 minutes in length.  Every level includes skills in five areas:  personal safety, stroke development, character development skills, personal growth and fitness, and water safety.  Children may be moved to the next level when all critical skills in the preceding level have been completed.  Please remember that children progress through these levels at different rates.  Please contact the Aquatics Office for questions regarding the different levels and placement.

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS

Bluegill, Polliwog, Guppy, Minnow, Fish (ages 6-15 yrs.) The youth classes are divided into 7 levels with each level building upon the previous one.  All classes are 45 minutes in length.  Every level includes skills in five areas:  personal safety, stroke development, character development skills, personal growth and fitness, and water safety.  Children may be moved to the next level when all critical skills in the preceding level have been completed.  Many skills in these levels, especially those in stroke development, are dependent on physical development, strength and coordination.  Please remember that children progress through these levels at different rates.  Please contact the Aquatics Office for questions regarding the different levels and placement.