Swim Lessons 2016-2017

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2016-2017 Swimming Lessons at Camp Courageous

YOU CAN REGISTER BY PHONE OR EMAIL – SEE DETAILS BELOW.
You can also register online by going to this web page.

It’s time for American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim classes at Camp Courageous. Lessons are held Monday to Friday after school beginning December 5, 2016.

Transportation is provided to and from Monticello schools at the end of the school day (approximately 3:35 pm – 4:30 pm). Each session includes 8 – 10 lessons. Cost is $50 per child per session ($45 without transportation).

Swim Lessons Marked in Red are Full, you will be put on our Waiting List.

Please note: Camp Courageous does not offer private lessons

Swim Lesson Level Descriptions

After-School Sessions: LEVELS Offered
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2
3
4
5
6
Session 1: 12/5/16 – 12/16/16
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X
X
Session 2: 1/9/17 – 1/20/17 X X X
Session 3: 1/30/17 – 2/10/17 X 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: LEVELS Offered
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2
3
4
5
6
Session 4: 12/5/16 – 12/16/16
X
X X
Session 5: 1/30/17 – 2/10/17
X
X
X
 X

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 6: 1/30 — 2/10 (M, W, & F) 10 am — 10:45 am
Session 7: 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/4 (Saturdays) 8:30 a.m.– 9:15 a.m.
Session 8: 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/4 (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 9: 1/30 – 2/10 (M, W, & F) 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Registration for ALL CLASSES BEGINS Monday, 10/31/16 at 8 a.m.

Register by leaving a message for Carol Melton @ 319-465-5916 ext 2600 or cmelton@campcourageous.org

You can also register online by going to this web page.

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

REQUESTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BEFORE 8 a.m. on MONDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2015. Leaving messages before 8 AM may NOT register your request until all other requests are filled. You can register online here.

 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 $160

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 10: April 7 – 9, 2017   Friday 6pm-10pm, Saturday 8am-8pm, Sunday 8am-5pm
Session 11: May 12 – 14, 2017   Friday 6pm-10pm, Saturday 8am-8pm, Sunday 8am-5pm
Session 12: June 9 – 11, 2017   Friday 6pm-10pm, Saturday 8am-8pm, Sunday 8am-5pm

Lifeguard Recertification: For individuals who need to renew their certification(s). All water and land skills will be tested & written tests will be administered Cost $80.
Session 13: April 9, 2017  Sunday 8am-5pm
Session 14: May 14, 2017  Sunday 8am-5pm
Session 15: June 11, 2017  Sunday 8am-5pm

Online Red Cross Materials/Manuals

 

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