Common Questions about Swimming Lessons
Q: How much do swimming lessons cost?
A: $170-185 per person for a two week course.
Q: How long have you been teaching swimming lessons?
A: I have taught swimming lessons for more than 30 years. I’ve even had the honor of teaching the children of children I taught years go.
Q: What method do you use?
A: I use a developmental model tapping into the children”s natural reflexes, i don’t believe in flotation devices except in rivers lakes and the surf.
Q: Has there ever been a serious accident in your pool?
A: No! safety is a critical part of the curriculum.
Q: Are the parents involved.
A: yes. Often grandparents, nannies, nurses, physical therapists and siblings.
Q: Are there any children you won’t work with?
A: Not unless they are medically unsafe to be in the pool.
Q: Do you teach stroke classes or just non-swimmers?
A: All levels.
Q: Do you teach private lessons?
A: I have but it is cost prohibitive and I truly believe children do better when they learn in a group setting.