Registration Rules

  • No Telephone Registration.
  • Fees must be paid at the time of registration.
  • Pre-registration for all activities begins one week prior to the session start date

Payments

  • Make checks payable to: L.A. CITY DEPARTMENT OF RECREATION AND PARKS
  • No refunds unless a class is canceled.
  • Lessons are 25 minutes in length.
  • All refunds will be assessed an administration fee

Pricing

  • YOUTH-$20.00 | ADULT-$40.00

Session Dates

Monday - FridayDaysDates
Session 1Mon. – FriJune 19 - June 30
Session 1Mon & Wed
Adult Only
June 19 - July 12
Session 1Sat & SunJune 18 - July 15
Session 2Mon. – FriJuly 4- July 14
Session 2Mon & Wed
Adult Only
July 17- Aug 9
Session 2Sat & SunJuly 16- Aug 12
Session 3Mon. – FriJuly 17 - July 28
Session 3Mon & Wed
Adult Only
Aug 14 - Sept 6
Session 3Sat & SunAug 13 - Sept 9
Session 4Sat, SunJuly 31 - Aug. 11
Session 5Mon. – FriAug 14 - Aug 25
Session 6Mon. – FriAug 28 - Sept 8

Youth Lessons

Class LevelDaysClass Time
BeginnerMon - Friday10:00am - 10:25am
Adv. BeginnerMon - Friday10:00am - 10:25am
Water ConfidenceMon - Friday10:30a.m - 10:55am
IntermediateMon - Friday10:30a.m - 10:55am
BeginnerMon - Friday11:00am - 11:25am
Adv. BeginnerMon - Friday11:00am - 11:25am
Preschool Aquatics Mon - Friday11:30am - 11:55am
SwimmerMon - Friday11:30am - 11:55am
AdaptiveMon - Friday12:00pm - 12:25pm
Evening Lessons
BeginnerMon - Friday4:00pm - 4:25pm
Adv BeginnerMon - Friday4:00pm - 4:25pm
IntermediateMon - Friday4:30pm - 4:55pm
SwimmerMon - Friday4:30pm - 4:55pm
BeginnerMon - Friday5:00pm - 5:25pm
Adv BeginnerMon - Friday5:30pm - 5:55pm
Preschool Aquatics 1Mon - Friday6:00pm - 6:25pm
Preschool Aquatics 2Mon - Friday6:00pm - 6:25pm
Preschool Aquatics 1 or 2Sat & Sun1:00pm - 1:25pm
BeginnerSat & Sun1:30pm - 1:55pm
Adv BeginnerSat & Sun12:00pm - 12:25pm
IntermediateSat & Sun2:30pm - 2:55pm
SwimmersSat & Sun3:00pm - 3:25pm
Private LessonSemi-private Lesson (2 students)
Adult, Child, Senior, AdaptiveAdult, Child, Senior, Adaptive
4 private lessons = $1084 semi-private lessons = $160

Adult Lessons

Adult Non-SwimmerMon - Fri12:00pm - 12:30pm
Adult SwimmerMon - Fri12:30pm - 12:55pm
Adult Non-SwimmerMon & Wed6:30pm - 6:55pm
Adult SwimmerMon & Wed7:00pm - 7:25pm
Adult Non-SwimmerSat & Sun1:00pm - 1:25pm

Aquacise

This calorie-burning fitness workout incorporates muscular, cardiovascular and aerobic conditioning. Exercise includes rhythmic activities, muscle strengthening and toning while having fun. All classes are 45 minutes in length. Ages 17 and Over.
Walk in price=$4.50
High - ImpactMon & Wed7:00pm - 7:45pm

Parent & Child (Ages 4-6)

Level 1
Orients children to the aquatic environment and helps them gain basic aquatic skills.
*An adult must accompany each child.
  • Enter and exit water using ladder, steps or side
  • Blow bubbles through mouth and nose
  • Submerge mouth, nose and eyes
  • Open eyes under water and retrieve submerged objects
  • Front and back glides and recover to a vertical position
  • Back float and recover to a vertical position
  • Roll from front to back and back to front
  • Tread with arm and hand actions
  • Alternating and simultaneous leg actions on front and back
  • Alternating and simultaneous arm actions on front and back
  • Combined arm and leg actions on front and back
Level 2
Helps children gain greater independence in their skills and develop more comfort in and around water.
  • Enter water by stepping in
  • Exit water using ladder, steps or side
  • Bobbing
  • Open eyes under water and retrieve submerged objects
  • Front and back floats and glides
  • Recover from a front or back float or glide to a vertical position
  • Roll from front to back and back to front
  • Tread water using arm and leg actions
  • Combined arm and leg actions on front and back
  • Finning arm action on back
Level 3
Helps children start to gain basic swimming propulsive skills to be comfortable in and around water..
  • Enter water by jumping in
  • Fully submerge and hold breath
  • Bobbing
  • Front, jellyfish and tuck floats
  • Recover from a front or back float or glide to a vertical position
  • Back float and glide
  • Change direction of travel while swimming on front or back
  • Tread water using arm and leg actions
  • Combined arm and leg actions on front and back
  • Finning arm action on back

Learn-to-Swim (Ages 7 to Adulthood)

Introduction to Water Skills - Level 1
Helps participants feel comfortable in the water.
  • Enter and exit water using ladder, steps or side
  • Blow bubbles through mouth and nose
  • Bobbing
  • Open eyes under water and retrieve submerged objects
  • Front and back glides and floats
  • Recover to vertical position
  • Roll from front to back and back to front
  • Tread water using arm and hand actions
  • Alternating and simultaneous leg actions on front and back
  • Alternating and simultaneous arm actions on front and back
  • Combined arm and leg actions on front and back
Fundamental Aquatic Skills – Level 2
Gives participants success with fundamental skills.
  • Enter and exit water by stepping or jumping from the side
  • Fully submerge and hold breath
  • Bobbing
  • Open eyes under water and retrieve submerged objects
  • Front, jellyfish and tuck floats
  • Recover to vertical position
  • Roll from front to back and back to front
  • Change direction of travel while swimming on front or back
  • Tread water using arm and leg actions
  • Combined arm and leg actions on front and back
  • Finning arm action
Stroke Development – Level 3
Builds on the skills in Level 2 through additional guided practice in deeper water.
  • Enter water by jumping from the side
  • Headfirst entries from the side in sitting and kneeling positions
  • Bobbing while moving toward safety
  • Rotary breathing
  • Survival float
  • Back float
  • Change from vertical to horizontal position on front and back
  • Tread water
  • Flutter, scissor, dolphin and breaststroke kicks on front
  • Front crawl and elementary backstroke
  • Stroke Improvement – Level 4
    Develops confidence in the skills learned and improves other aquatic skills.
    • Headfirst entries from the side in compact and stride positions
    • Swim under water
    • Feetfirst surface dive
    • Survival swimming
  • Front crawl and backstroke open turns
  • Tread water using 2 different kicks
  • Front and back crawl, elementary backstroke, breaststroke, sidestroke and butterfly
  • Flutter and dolphin kicks on back
  • Stroke Refinement – Level 5
    Provides further coordination and refinement of strokes.
    • Shallow-angle dive from the side then glide and begin a front stroke
    • Tuck and pike surface dives, submerge completely
    • Front flip turn and backstroke flip turn while swimming
    • Front and back crawl, elementary backstroke, breaststroke, sidestroke and butterfly
    • Sculling
    Swimming and Skill Proficiency – Level 6
    Refines the stokes so participants swim them with ease, efficiency, power and smoothness over greater distances. Level 6 is designed with “menu” options that focus on preparing participants for more advanced courses, including the Water Safety Instructor, or other aquatic activities, such as competitive swimming or diving.
    • Options Include:
    • Fitness Swimmer
  • Personal Water Safety
  • Fundamentals of Diving