The City of Greenwood, IN

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SCUBA

As a PADI Open Water Diver, you will work directly with a certified PADI Scuba instructor to complete your training. You will take a fun and informative classroom session to confirm your understanding of safety-related material from the course, and you must successfully complete five confined water dives and four open water training dives with your PADI Instructor. You will learn to master each of the required skills in confined water (swimming pool-like conditions) first before moving on and showing your instructor that you can comfortably repeat those skills in open water (lake/ocean conditions). As a PADI Open Water Diver, you will be a certified entry-level diver able to rent dive gear, get air fills and dive anywhere in the world in better or similar conditions to those you've trained in. Making your next trip to the beach an incredible scuba diving adventure. It all starts HERE.

To enroll you must be 10 years or older (divers under the age of 15 will receive Junior Diver certification), must be in good physical health with a diving Medical Form Completed before your 1st Pool Session and be able to swim (200 yards with just a bathing suit or 300 yards in a mask, fins and snorkel). 

    600046-02 SCUBA 07/08/17- 07/09/17 Sa, Su 9:00A- 11:00A Freedom Springs $270 10 years and Up Available
600046-03 SCUBA 08/12/17- 08/13/17 Sa, Su 9:00A- 11:00A Freedom Springs $270 10 years and Up Available
600046-04 SCUBA 09/02/17- 09/03/17 Sa, Su 9:00A- 11:00A Freedom Springs $270 10 years and Up

Freedom Springs offers swimming lessons and aquatic programs for all ages and skill levels. Swimming lessons are a great life skill and investment in safety. Water aerobics and aqua walking are a wonderful low-impact way to achieve fitness and build better health.

Group Swim Lessons

The group swim lesson program at Freedom Springs is based on a five level progression that helps participants learn important swimming and water safety skills.

  • Eight (8), 30-minute classes
    • May 29th - June 8th
    • June 12th - June 22nd
    • June 26th - July 6th
    • July 10th - July 20th
  • Monday – Thursday
    • 9 a.m.
    • 9:40 a.m.
    • 10:20 a.m.
    • 5:40 p.m.

Levels

  • Preschool Aquatics 1

In the Preschool Aquatics Level 1 class, participants will learn the basics of swimming along with water safety. The goal for this level is to learn how to be comfortable while in the water. At the end of this class participants should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Blowing Bubbles
  • 10 Bobs
  • Submerge underwater and retrieve objects
  • Front float with minimal assistance
  • Front glide with assistance
  • Back float with assistance
  • Arm motions while standing in a vertical position
  • Preschool Aquatics 2

In the Preschool Aquatics Level 2 class participants will learn the fundamentals of swimming. The goal of this level is to start learning the fundamentals of skills learned in the Preschool Aquatics Level 1 class. At the end of this class participants should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Fully Submerge and hold breath (5 seconds)
  • 15 Bobs
  • Front Float 10 seconds
  • Front Glide for 2 body lengths
  • Recover from a front float to a vertical position
  • Back Float with minimal assistance
  • Back Glide with minimal assistance
  • Recover from back float to a vertical position with minimal assistance
  • Freestyle (combined arm motions and leg movements) for 4 body lengths
  • Rotary breathing on the wall
  • Backstroke arm motions while standing
  • Basics of treading in shoulder deep water
  • Youth Level 1

In the Youth Level 1 class participants will go through stroke development. The goal for this level is to build on the skills learned in the Preschool Aquatics Level 2 class with additional guided practice. Participants will also start to learn survival skills in the water. At the end of this class participants should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Headfirst entry from a kneeling position (Kneeling Dive)
  • Front and Back floats in deep water
  • Treading in deep water for 1 minute
  • Push of in a streamline position and kick
  • Freestyle for 15 yards
  • Backstroke for 15 yards
  • Breaststroke kick for 5 body lengths
  • Elementary Backstroke for 15 yards
  • Scissor kick for 15 yards
  • Backstroke for 15 yards
  • Breaststroke kick for 15 yards
  • Elementary Backstroke for 15 yards
  • Scissor kick for 5 body lengths
  • Youth Level 2

In the Youth Level 2 class participants will go through stroke improvement. The goal of this level is to gain confidence in skills learned in all levels up to the Youth Level 1 class. Participants will also make improvements to strokes learned as well as learn new aquatic skills. At the end of this class students should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Headfirst entry from a standing position
  • Swim underwater for 5 body lengths
  • Feet first surface dive
  • Tread in deep water using two different kicks
  • Freestyle for 25 yards
  • Elementary Backstroke for 25 yards
  • Backstroke for 25 yards
  • Breaststroke for 15 yards
  • Butterfly for 15 yards
  • Sidestroke for 15 yards
  • Youth Level 3

In the Youth Level 3 class, participants will go through stroke refinement. The goal of this class is to provide further guidance and refinement of all skills learned through the swim lesson program. At the end of the class participants should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Shallow-angled dive from the side
  • Flip turn for Freestyle and Backstroke
  • Touch turns used for Breaststroke and Butterfly
  • Freestyle for 50 yards
  • Backstroke for 50 yards
  • Elementary Backstroke for 50 yards
  • Breaststroke for 25 yards
  • Butterfly for 25 yards
  • Sidestroke for 25 yards
  • Fee
    • Freedom Springs Member             $60
    • Freedom Springs Non-Member     $70

Register

*Present valid ID to receive resident rates. There will be make ups if classes are cancelled due to the weather. Classes that are missed will not be made up.

Parent-Child Swim Lessons

The Mommy and Me Lesson is a course designed as the first step into our swim lessons program. This course is intended for infants, toddlers, and adults. Infants and toddlers will learn to become more comfortable in, on, and around water. Parents will learn how to safely hold and handle their infants or toddlers as well as learn water safe practices.

  • Eight (8), 30-minute classes
    • May 29th - June 8th
    • June 12th - June 22nd
    • June 26th - July 6th
    • July 10th - July 20th
  • Monday – Thursday
    • 9 a.m.
    • 9:40 a.m.
    • 10:20 a.m.
    • 5:40 p.m.
  • Fee
    • Freedom Springs Member             $60
    • Freedom Springs Non-Member     $70

Register

*Present valid ID to receive resident rates. There will be make ups if classes are cancelled due to the weather. Classes that are missed will not be made up.

1-on-1 Private Swim Lessons

Initial class will be held on the first Saturday of session. Following classes will be scheduled that day by the instructor.

  • Six (6), 45-minute classes
    • June 3rd - July 8th
    • July 15th - August19th
  • Saturdays
    • 9 a.m.
    • 10 a.m.
  • Fee
    • Freedom Springs Member             $95
    • Freedom Springs Non-Member     $110

Register

*Present valid ID to receive resident rates.

Water Aerobics/Lazy River Aqua Walk

  • Monday – Friday
    • 9 – 11 a.m. 
  • Season Pass Holders:                      Free
  • Non-Pass Holders:                          $3

Lap Swim

  • Monday – Friday
    • 6 – 8 a.m.
    • 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
  • Season Pass Holders:                      Free
  • Non-Pass Holders:                          $3

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