*Prerequisite: went through Preschool Aquatics Level 1 and passed
Preschool Aquatics Level 2 performs the same skills as Preschool Aquatics Level 1 in a slightly more advanced level, for example for longer lengths of time, distance, and in deeper water. Level 2 marks the beginning of independent aquatic locomotion skills.
Correct entry and exit techniques
Bobbing and opening eyes underwater and retrieve submerged objects
Front and back floats and glides without assistance, with recovery to a vertical position
Roll from front to back and back to front without assistance
Arm and hand treading actions without assistance
Alternating and simultaneous arm and leg actions without assistance
Finning arm action on back
Introduction to rotary breathing
Proper freestyle kicks
Swimming from the wall to the instructor and to his/her Safety Zone
Diving for toys and going to child’s Safety Zone - Water fun!
Importance of wearing a life jacket and basic safety rules
Staying safe around the aquatic environments, recognizing the lifeguards, how to call for help and sun safety