JUNIOR AQUATICS


The registration for fall junior swimming lessons started on Monday, August 23rd. The fall session is from October 4th to December 17th. For more information or to arrange swim lessons, please contact Gary Yang at aquatics@rcyc.ca.


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Programs

Parent & Tot Program

The Parent & Tot Program is designed to introduce children between 6 months and 3 years old to aquatic environments. Offered on Saturdays or Sundays. 
 
The Parent and Tot Program is offered in 2 levels:
  1. Beginner: 6 months – 1.5 years old
  2. Advanced: 1.5 - 3 years old
SCHEDULE: Saturdays (30 Minutes)
Beginner: 9:00am – 9:30am ( Maximum 8 participants)
Advanced: 9:30am – 10:00am ( Maximum 8 participants)
COST: $180
DATES: October 16th – December 11th (9 weeks)
 

Certifications

Bronze Medallion / Emergency CPR B

Must be at least 13 years of age, or have successfully completed Bronze Star. The cost includes a Canadian Lifesaving Manual and certification fee.

Bronze Medallion teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water-rescue education –judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defense methods and releases in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a 500 m timed swim. Bronze Medallion is recognized as the waterfront supervisory certification for Ontario's Recreational Camp Regulation 568.

Schedule: Sundays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

COST: $400
DATESOctober 17th – December 5th

Bronze Cross/ Standard First Aid

Must have successfully completed Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid with CPR B. The cost includes the certification fee.

Bronze Cross is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Includes a timed 600 m swim. Bronze Cross is recognized as an assistant lifeguard certificate in Ontario Regulation 565 governing public swimming pools.

Schedule: Sundays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

COSTS: $400
DATES: October 17th - December 5th

March Break Certifications

BRONZE MEDALLION / EMERGENCY CPR B
More information coming soon.

COSTS: TBA
DATES: TBA
 

BRONZE CROSS/ STANDARD FIRST AID
More information coming soon.

COSTS: To be determined
DATES: To be determined

Lessons

Private Package Lessons

To register for a private package lesson, please contact aquatics@rcyc.ca.
One Day per Week – 30 minutes


Please Note: There is no make up weeks when signing up for package lessons. 
There will be no lessons on Thanksgiving Monday. 


COST: $440
DATES: October 4th – December 17th ( 11 weeks)
 

Semi-Private Package Lessons

To register for semi-private lessons, please contact aquatics@rcyc.ca.
One Day per Week – 30 minutes


Please Note: There are no make up weeks when signing up for package lessons.
There will be no lessons on Thanksgiving Monday. 


COSTS: $330
DATESOctober 4th – December 17th (11 weeks)
 

Individual Lesson

To register for a individual private lesson, please contact aquatics@rcyc.ca.

DURATION: 30 minutes
COST: $50

Swimming lessons are available on most days with the exception of the following dates:
 

Thanksgiving – October 11th

Family Day – February 21st

Good Friday – April 15th

Easter Monday – April 18th

Victoria Day – May 23rd

Group Lessons

SATURDAY GROUP SWIMMING LESSONS
The RCYC Saturday Swimming Program will provide group lessons for various levels ( Group 1 Levels 1 – 5, Group 2 Levels 5 – 10). There will be a maximum of four children per group with one instructor.


SCHEDULE: Saturdays 10:40am – 11:20am
COST: $225
DATES: October 16th – December 11th (9 weeks)