Learn-to-Swim

For 5 Years - 12 Years

Fees & Registration


Macomb Twp. Residents: $55 
Non-Residents: $65

MTRC Members Receive $5.00 Discount.
Trial memberships do not qualify for membership discount.

Class Ratio


Level 1: 1:4
Level 2: 1:4
Level 3: 1:5
Level 4: 1:5

(Instructor to Student)
There will be no make up classes or refunds for classes that participants are unable to attend.
  1. Level 1
  2. Level 2
  3. Level 3
  4. Level 4

Introduction to Water Skills


Participants will participate in activities which allow them to feel comfortable in the water and enjoy water safely.  Students will learn elementary aquatic skills such as breath control, underwater swimming, buoyancy, swimming on front/back and personal water safety.
(Prerequisite = Participation in Swim Test).

Level 1 Skills Learned


(must be completed independently)
  • 5 continuous bobs-fully submerged showing bubbles.
  • Bird arms & legs-5 yards-superman glide to wall 2 yards.
  • Front starfish float, fast baby kick, big scoops, face in water-5 yards w/at least one independent breath-superman glide to wall 2 yards.
  • Back starfish float, fast baby kicks, big backward scoop-5 yards-superman glide to the wall 2 yards.
  • Jump into pool, tread 3 seconds & recover to wall unassisted.