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Turtle (3-5 years) 

Introduction to Aquatics Skills
3 - 5 years

  • Enter water by stepping in from deck or low height
  • Blow nose bubbles for 5 seconds
  • Bobbing 5 times
  • Roll from front to back and back to front independently
  • Jump off the side to the instructor, roll to back and float for 5 seconds
  • Front and back float for 5 seconds independently
  • Front and back glide two body lengths independently
  • Combined arm and leg action on front and back
  • Staying safe in an aquatic environment

Prerequisite: Comfortable going underwater, can blow bubbles through mouth and nose, and able to float and glide with assistance.

Minimum: 3 Maximum: 6