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Child 6 to 12

An introductory level for beginner swimmers ages 6-12 years old, Otter will teach your child the basics of pool safety, going underwater and gliding on their front and back.

The first of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Otter teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, your child will also select from an optional list of skills to learn during the session.

Otter is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor who encourages your child to actively participate in their own learning.

To learn more or register for continuous swim lessons, please contact your membership services team.

Access your child's swim progress report here:
Robert Lee YMCA
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