Learn to Swim Program

Learn to Swim Program

The Learn to Swim Program follows an outline designed by the American Red Cross and taught by certified Red Cross lifeguards. Classes for beginners through advanced swimmers are offered for children and adults. Participates must be able to complete all skills for each level before progressing to the next level. 

Learn more about the Progressive Swimming Courses for beginners to lifeguard readiness.


About the Facility

Lessons are offered at the Municipal Pool, 801 E. 12th Ave. The facility features a 400,000-gallon pool with six 50-meter lanes; a 12-foot diving well; two slides; a separate, gated wading pool for younger children; and concession with a shaded seating area.


Lifeguards/Swim Instructors

The Municipal Pool begins its job search for lifeguards and swim instructors in February. To qualify, a successful applicant needs to have completed his/her lifeguard training, American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) course, and CPRJob listings.


Enrollment for Summer 2017

  • Enroll in the Learn to Swim Program. Begin by completing the Activity Registration Form.

  • Lessons are $50 per person per session unless otherwise noted.

  • Private lessons are offered throughout the season. The 30-minute, one-week sessions meet Monday through Thursday. Times for private lessons will be determined based on the availability of instructors. Cost for private lessons will be $80 per week. To schedule private lessons, call the Municipal Pool at 405.747.8090.


Summer 2017 Schedule

PDF: 2017 schedule for swim and tennis lessons

Youth Lessons 2017

 

  

 

 

Held Monday through Thursday, with Friday for makeup lessons.

Class Times

 

 

 

Session 1 (June 5 – 15)

10:30 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

Session 2 (June 19 – 29)

10:30 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

Session 3 (July 10 – 20)

10:30 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

Session 4 (July 24 – Aug. 3)

10:30 a.m.

11:30 a.m.  

5:30 p.m

6:30 p.m.

 

Parent & Tot 2017

This class will give parents and tots (6 months to 3 years) an opportunity to enjoy the water together.

The instructor will emphasize adjusting to the water and developing a positive attitude about water.

Session 1
(June 5 – 15)

6:30 p.m. (Monday through Thursday)

Session 2
(June 19 – 29)

6:30 p.m. (Monday through Thursday)

Session 3
(July 10 – 20)

6:30 p.m. (Monday through Thursday)

Session 4
(July 24 – Aug. 3)

6:30 p.m.  (Monday through Thursday)

 

Jr. Lifeguard Session 2017

This class will build a foundation to be a swim aide or future lifeguard. Level 5/6 skills required.  $80.

Session 1
(June 5 – 29)

5:30 p.m.  (Monday through Thursday)

Session 2
(July 10 – Aug. 3)

5:30 p.m.  (Monday through Thursday)

 

Adult Sessions 2017

Private lessons offered for adults. $80 per session. To schedule a lesson, contact the pool at 405.747.8090.


Contact Information


  • Phone: 405.747.8070

  • Mailing Address: Events and Recreation / P.O. Box 1449 / Stillwater, OK 74076

  • Office Location: Armory Recreation Center / 315 E. 9th Ave.