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Swim Lesson Registration Opens April 13, 9:00 a.m.

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Swimmers Level 3 and under are required to swim with a parent, guardian or caregiver 13 years of age or older for all swimming lessons. 

 Group Lessons

Have 3 or more children in the same family? Use discount code FAM10 to save 10% when registering for group lessons!

 Aquatot

4-36 months, $69

One on one swimming lessons for children who are ready to learn and enjoy the water. (15 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13

3:00-3:15 p.m.

3:30-3:45 p.m.

3:00-3:15 p.m.

3:30-3:45 p.m.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, timelines have been altered to

accommodate lessons. Private lessons are available. 

 Preschool A
3-5 years, $72

Preschoolers learn to float and glide on front and back assisted. They put their face in the water and blow bubbles. They jump into chest-deep water and practice shallow water movement wearing a PFD. Fitness Swim 1-2 meters unassisted. (30 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:00-4:30 p.m. 4:00-4:30 p.m.

 9:00-9:30 a.m. 

4:00-4:30 p.m.

 9:00-9:30 a.m. 

4:00-4:30 p.m.

 9:00-9:30 a.m. 

4:00-4:30 p.m.

 Preschool B

3-5 years, $72

Preschoolers jump into chest-deep water and get in and out wearing a PFD. They submerge and exhale under water. They glide on front and back 3 meters with a buoyant aid flutter kick on back for 5 meters. Fitness swim 2-4 meters unassisted. (30 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:45-5:15 p.m. 4:45-5:15 p.m.

9:45-10:15 a.m.

4:45-5:15 p.m.

9:45-10:15 a.m.

4:45-5:15 p.m.

9:45-10:15 a.m.

4:45-5:15 p.m.

 Preschool C

3-5 years, $72

Preschoolers try both a jump and a side roll into deep water while wearing a PFD. They recover objects from the bottom in waist deep water. They work on kicking and gliding through the water on front and back unassisted. (30 minute less)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
5:30-6:00 p.m. 5:30-6:00 p.m.

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m.

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m.

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m.

 Preschool D

3-5 years, $72

Preschoolers learn independent jumps into deep water and exit. They open their eyes under water and recover objects from chest deep water. Front crawl is introduced at this level. Fitness swim is 7-9 meters unassisted. (30 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
5:30-6:00 p.m. 5:30-6:00 p.m.

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m. 

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m. 

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m. 

 Preschool E

3-5 years, $72

Preschoolers build on deep water skills by demonstrating a forward roll entry with a PFD. They develop endurance by holding their breath under water for up to 10 seconds. Interval training and whip kick is introduced at this level. Fitness swim is 10-12 meters. (30 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
5:30-6:00 p.m. 5:30-6:00 p.m.

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m. 

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m. 

10:30-11:00 a.m.

5:30-6:00 p.m. 

 Swimmer 1

6-12 years, $72

Beginners become comfortable jumping into the water without a PFD. They open their eyes, exhale and hold their breath underwater. They work on floats, glides and kicking on front and back. (30 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:45-5:15 p.m. 4:45-5:15 p.m.

9:45-10:15 a.m.

4:45-5:15 p.m.

9:45-10:15 a.m.

4:45-5:15 p.m.

9:45-10:15 a.m.

4:45-5:15 p.m.

 Swimmer 2

6-12 years, $72

Advanced beginners jump into deeper water, and become comfortable falling sideways into the water wearing a PFD. Swimmers support themselves at the surface without aid, recover an object in chest deep water. Fitness swim is 10-15 meters. (30 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:00-4:30 p.m. 4:00-4:30 p.m.

 9:00-9:30 a.m. 

4:00-4:30 p.m.

 9:00-9:30 a.m. 

4:00-4:30 p.m.

 9:00-9:30 a.m. 

4:00-4:30 p.m.

 Swimmer 3

6-12 years, $76

Swimmers develop front and back crawl strokes, and explore whip kick in a vertical position. Swimmers tread water for up to 30 seconds and learn to transition from front to back flutter kick. Fitness swim is 20-25 meters. (45 minute lesson)

Parent and/or caregiver (13+ years of age and older) are required to enter the water with their child.

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
 5:15-6:00 p.m. 5:15-6:00 p.m. 

10:15-11:00 a.m.

5:00-5:45 p.m. 

 10:00-10:45 a.m.

5:15-6:00 p.m.

10:15-11:00 a.m.

5:15-6:00 p.m. 

 Swimmer 4

6-12 years, $76

Swimmers work towards stride dives and standing dices into deep water. They improve front crawl, back crawl and whip kick. Swimmers are introduced to a 3 meter underwater swim. Fitness swim is 50 meters. (45 minute lesson)

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
5:00-5:45 p.m. 5:00-5:45 p.m.

10:15-11:00 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m. 

9:00-9:45 a.m.

5:15-6:00 p.m. 

 9:00-9:45 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m.

 Swimmer 5

6-12 years, $76

Junior swimmers shallow dive into deep water and perform in-water back somersaults. They achieve Canadian Swim to Survive Standard: roll into deep water, tread 1 minute and swim 50 meters. Swimmers continue to develop front and back crawl while breaststroke skills are introduced. Fitness swim is 100 meters. (45 minute lesson)

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:00-4:45 p.m. 4:00-4:45 p.m.

9:00-9:45 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m.

10:00-10:45 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m.

9:00-9:45 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m.

 Swimmer 6

6-12 years, $76

Intermediate swimmers increase efficiency in front crawl, back crawl and work to develop breaststroke skills. They are introduced to stride entries, scissor kick and vertical dolphin kick. They also develop strength and power by performing front and back crawl sprints. Fitness swim is 150 meters. (45 minute lesson)

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:00-4:45 p.m. 4:00-4:45 p.m.

9:00-9:45 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m.

10:00-10:45 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m.

9:00-9:45 a.m.

4:00-4:45 p.m.

 Swimmer 7

6-12 years, $84

Intermediate swimmers master dolphin kick, diving off blacks and eggbeater. They are introduced to sculling and continue to maximize efficiency in front crawl and breaststroke. Fitness swim is 300 meters. (60 minute lesson)

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:00-5:00 p.m. 4:00-5:00 p.m. 9:00-10:00 a.m. 5:00-6:00 p.m. 9:00-10:00 a.m.
 Swimmer 8

6-12 years, $84

Swimmers rise to the challenge of advanced aquatic skills including; head and foot first surface dives and a 25 meter obstacle swim. First aid focuses on assessment of conscious victims, contacting EMS and treatment for bleeding. They swim lengths of front crawl, back crawl and breaststroke. Fitness swim is 350 meters. (60 minute lesson)

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
4:00-5:00 p.m. 4:00-5:00 p.m. 9:00-10:00 a.m. 4:00-5:00 p.m. 9:00-10:00 a.m.
 Swimmer 9

6-12 years, $84

Swimmers continue stroke development with 75meter swims of front crawl, back crawl and breaststroke, Lifesaving skills include a rescues with buoyant aid and a timed object support. First aid focuses on assessment of unconscious victims, treatment of victims in shock and obstructed airway procedures. Fitness swim is 500 meters. (60 minute lesson)

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
5:00-6:00 p.m. 5:00-6:00 p.m. 10:00-11:00 a.m. 5:00-6:00 p.m. 10:00-11:00 a.m.
 Swimmer 10

6-12 years, $84

Advanced swimmers develop each stroke over 100 meters. They also learn lifesaving skills such as entries with aids, removals of unconscious victims. First aid focuses on treatment of victims with bone and joint injuries and respiratory emergencies. Fitness swim 600 meters. (60 minute lesson)

Session 1Session 2Session 3Session 4Session 5
May 31-June 11June 14-June 25June 28-July 9July 19-July 30August 3-August 13
5:00-6:00 p.m. 5:00-6:00 p.m. 10:00-11:00 a.m. 5:00-6:00 p.m. 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Private Lessons

Swimmers Level 3 and under are required to swim with a parent, guardian or caregiver 13 years of age or older for all swimming lessons. 

Private Lessons are available for swimmers (children and adult) who need assistance mastering a particular skill or stroke.

All lessons are 30 minutes in length and $25/lesson. Adult lessons are subject to HST. 

*NEW* this summer, all private lesson registration is available via PerfectMind

To book your preferred time, date or instructor view the full schedule on PerfectMind

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Blue Dolphin Pool
57 Richmond Street, Meaford
Ontario, Canada N4L 1B3
T.: 519-538-3426
pool@meaford.ca
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