Swim Lessons 2014-2015

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2014-2015 Swimming Lessons at Camp Courageous

YOU CAN REGISTER BY PHONE OR EMAIL – SEE DETAILS BELOW. The online system will not be used for this year.

It’s time for American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim classes at Camp Courageous. Lessons are held Monday to Friday after school beginning December 1, 2014.

Transportation is provided to and from Monticello schools at the end of the school day (approximately 3:20 pm – 4:15 pm). Each session includes 8 – 10 lessons.

Online Red Cross Materials/Manuals

Cost is $50 per child per session ($45 without transportation).

Swim Lesson Level Descriptions 2014

After-School Sessions:
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Session 1: 12/01/14-12/12/14
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Session 2: 1/05/15-1/16/15 X X
Session 3: 1/26/15-2/06/15 X X X
Session 4: 2/09/15-2/20/15 X X
Session 5: 2/23/15-3/06/2015 X X

Later Time Classes: Camp DOES NOT provide transportation for the following lessons. Later Time Classes are held 5:00-5:45. Each session includes 8-10 lessons. Cost $45 each.

Later-Time Sessions:
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Session 6: 12/01/14-12/12/14
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Session 7: 1/26/15-2/06/15
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Parent & Child Aquatics: For ages 6 months to about 3 years. Designed to give young children a head start on swimming. Great for children to get comfortable in the water and begin to work on basic skills while interacting with instructor and other children in a fun and safe environment. NOTE: A parent (or adult) must accompany the child in the water. Swim diapers are required. Camp DOES NOT provide transportation for these lessons. Cost is $25 per child.
Session 8: Saturdays 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28; 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Preschool Aquatics: For children about ages 3 – 5. Designed to orient preschool-age children to the aquatic environment and to begin working on basic aquatic skills such as: enter & exit the water, blow bubbles through mouth & nose, go under water, bobbing, front & back glides, retrieve submerged objects and learn how to stay safe in the water. Children who are not potty trained must wear a swim diaper. Camp DOES NOT provide transportation for these lessons. Cost is $35 per child.
Session 9: 1/26 — 2/6 (M, W, & F) 10 am — 10:45 am
Session 10: 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7 (Saturdays) 8:30 a.m.– 9:15 a.m.
Session 11: 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7 (Saturdays) 9:15 a.m.– 10:00 a.m.

St John’s Preschool Aquatics: Camp also offers lessons to children at St Johnʼs Day Care with camp providing transportation. Cost is $40 per child.
Session 12: 1/26 – 2/6 (M, W, & F) 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Registration for ALL CLASSES BEGINS Monday, 11/03/14 at 8 a.m.

On Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8 AM, or after, you have two options:
1. SEND EMAIL with your name, phone number, and all names and levels of those who will be taking lessons. Please be sure to include all details necessary. DO NOT SEND EMAIL BEFORE 8 AM.
2. BY PHONE by leaving a message for Carol Melton @ 319-465-5916 ext. 2600, cmelton@campcourageous.org DO NOT CALL BEFORE 8 AM.

Spots for each class are filled on a first come first served basis.

The online system will not be available for the 2014-2015 season.

REQUESTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BEFORE 8 a.m. on 11/03/2014 using the voice mail or email methods. Leaving messages before 8 AM may NOT register your request until all other requests are filled.

 Lifeguard Course: Must meet Prerequisite Age (15) & Swims to enter the course. All other skills will be taught in course Written and Skills Tests must be passed for certification Cost $150.
PLEASE NOTE: All parts of the lifeguard course are MANDATORY for certification. No absenteeism allowed. No make up sessions will be scheduled. Please double check your school activities calendars before registering for one of these courses.
Session 13: April 10 – 11, 2015 Friday 6pm-10pm, Saturday 8am-8pm, Sunday 8am-5pm
Session 14: May 8 – 10, 2015 Friday 6pm-10pm, Saturday 8am-8pm, Sunday 8am-5pm

Lifeguard or Recertification: For individuals who need to renew their certification(s) All water and land skills will be tested & written tests will be administered Cost $75.
Session 15: April 11, 2015 Sunday 8am-5pm
Session 16: May 10, 2015 Sunday 8am-5pm

Online Red Cross Materials/Manuals

 

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