Results

Age After 15 Lessons
(Results)
After 20 Lessons
(Guaranteed Results)
After 25 Lessons
(Guaranteed Results)
Baby Swim
10 mo. to
2 ½ yrs.
Swim a distance of 7' without fear of water Swim a distance of 10' without fear of water plus LOTS more comfort Swim a distance of 15' without fear of water plus LOTS more comfort
2 ½ up to
4 yrs.
Swim a distance of 13' without fear of water Pass
Safety Test 1

Minimum Distance

15' to 20'
Pass
Safety Test 2

Greater distance
Additional stroke
Breathing
Age 4 Swim a distance of 15' without fear of water Pass
Safety Test 1

Minimum Distance

20' or more
Pass
Safety Test 2

Minimum Distance
25' or more

One Additional stroke
Breathing
Age 5 Swim a distance of 15' to 20' without fear of water Pass
Safety Test 1

Minimum Distance

20' to 25'
Pass
Safety Test 2

35' distance
Additional stroke
Treading
Floating

Description of Tests

Safety Test 1

  1. Jump into pool in deep water and swim back to side of pool alone.
  2. Swim distance prescribed by age table above.

Safety Test 2

  1. Jump or dive into pool and get out alone. Swim minimum distance for course registered.
  2. Tread water for 2 or more minutes. Safety float on back motionless for 2 minutes.

Swimming Test 1

  1. 60' total distance (Any Stroke)
  2. breathing
  3. One Additional Stroke
  4. Treat for 3 Minutes
  5. Free Float for 3 Minutes

Swimming Test 2

  1. 300' total distance (Any Stroke)
  2. breathing
  3. One Additional Stroke
  4. Tread for 5 Minutes or more
  5. Free Float for 5 Minutes or more

* Breathing means the ability to take in air while swimming, not necessarily with perfect form.