I am very excited for my 5th year of swim lessons this spring/summer. I am Red Cross certified in lifeguarding, CPR, first aid, and AED. I started working as a Swim America teacher in my freshman year of high school and started teaching my own private swim lessons to give swimmers more one-on-one time for much faster skill development.
I teach this class very similar to a private lesson progression.If kids are coming from my parent tot class for 2 and under, they will already know crab walking, climbing out of the pool, backfloat kicking to the wall and face in bubbles. We are always working toward independent swimming.
I'm looking for people who know that teaching swimming is their "Life's purpose". Instructors who have years of teaching beginners and advanced swimmers. My ideal would be similar to my current independent contractors, parents and grandparents who have swimming in their blood, water people.
I was a competitive swimmer in high school and recruited to swim at the college level. I have taught swim lessons for over 10 years at town pools and privately. It is my greatest joy to share my love of swimming with everyone. In my free time I enjoy training in the pool and the bay for triathlons! I look forward to learning from and with my students to help them navigate their swimming journey! --
So you're getting ready for your first parent/ tot class, what do you need to stay warm in the water. Is not the first thought that comes to mind. But as a instructor who is in the water for hours , getting chilled happens. So recommend what I wear myself, and wetsuit or wetsuit jacket, …