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Preschool (Lil' Dippers) Levels

Our Lil' Dippers swim levels are for children ages 6 months to 5 years.

Level Age Description
Parent 'n' Tot     6 mon. to 5 yrs  .

Parent must accompany their child in water.
Water orientation for both parent and child, floats, tows, blowing bubbles, splashing, games

Splashers  6 mon. to 3 yrs.

Parent must accompany their child in the water.
Water orientation, front & back tows, splashing, blowing bubbles, games

Bubblers  6 mon. to 3 yrs.

Parent must accompany their child in the water.
Safety education for parents, entries & exits, kicking, floats, tows, using lifejackets, games

Bobbers  3 to 5 yrs.

Assisted entries & exits, blowing bubbles, bobs, kicking, front and back glides

Floaters  3 to 5 yrs.

Basic water safety, open eyes underwater, front & back floats glides, using buoyant aids

Gliders  3 to 5 yrs.

Introduction to deep water skills (glides, surface support), 5 m swim on front & back

Divers  3 to 5 yrs.

Dives, breath control, front, back & side glides, 10 m swim on front & back

Surfers  3 to 5 yrs.

Introduction to overarm swimming strokes, somersaults, reaching assists, 15 m swim

Dippers  3 to 5 yrs.

Dives, surface support, underwater swim, surface dives, sculling, 25 m swim