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Water Skills and Safety

Class Descriptions

Introduction to Swimming

  • Learn how to feel comfortable and safe in the water
  • Learn why water safety is an important skill
  • Learn the basics of how to swim (ex. floating and movement in the water)

Stroke Technique

  • Learn the 4 strokes! Backstroke, Freestyle, Breaststroke, Butterfly
  • Introduction to swimming as exercise

Exercise Knowledge

  • Learn how and why swimming is a great exercise to know how ot utilize
  • Different drills to build endurance 
  • Learn how to incorporate swim into your workout routine

Pricing

Prices are as follows:

Water Skills & Safety: 4 sessions $65

Other Details You Need to Know

MINORS POLICY

In the best interest of your child, the University of Dayton has established the following minors policy. Please click here to review this policy before registering for any preskills or lifeguard course.


REFUND POLICY

It is necessary for the Aquatics Director to properly plan for the number of participants scheduled for each lesson. With this in mind, the following refund policy has been developed by UDCR administration: 


Refund request made 30 days or more prior to the first day of the session will be refunded in full minus a $10 administrative fee.

Refund request made 29 to 11 days prior to the first day of the session will be refunded at 50% minus a $10 administrative fee.

Refund request made 10 days or fewer prior to the first day of the session will not be given. Illness, injury, or other extraneous circumstances documented by a physician or accredited third-party representative may be directed to the Aquatics Director for consideration of a refund. These requests will be reviewed on a case by case basis and may or may not be awarded.

AQUATIC CENTER AND FACILITY USE

The Aquatic Center is available for open swim only to those who are current members of UD Campus Recreation. The same policy stands for the RecPlex as a whole. 


GIFTS AND TIPS

Your appreciation and gratitude is always welcomed, though gifts and/or tips are not. Smiles, thank you notes, or art created by your child are the best choices to show your thanks for our instructors!


NEED A SITTER? WANT TO COME TO MY BIRTHDAY PARTY?

To maintain a professional environment and ensure confidentiality, employment and outside interactions with UDCR staff by current swim lesson participant families is prohibited.

CONTACT

Campus Recreation

Recplex
2 Evanston Ave.
Dayton, Ohio 45409
937-229-2731
Email