Starting March 25, 2019, the City of Whitehorse is offering learn to swim lessons through the Red Cross. Red Cross is the leading service provider of Swimming Lessons and Water Safety Instruction across Canada and we are excited to partner with them, to offer Red Cross Swim.
What Swimming Lesson Should I Register In?
See our conversion chart below to determine which Red Cross Swim Preschool Program or Red Cross Swim Kids Program best matches your child's ability. If you are still unsure which level to register your child in please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to registering.
| Red Cross Swim Preschool Programs
Ages 4 months - 6 years
|Ages 4 - 12 months||register in||Starfish|
|Ages 12 - 24 months||register in||Duck|
|Ages 2 - 3 years||register in||Sea Turtle|
|Age 3 - 5 years||register in||Sea Otter|
|Completed Splashers||register in||Salamander|
|Completed Floaters||register in||Sunfish|
|Completed Gliders||register in||Crocodile|
|Completed Paddlers||register in||Whale|
| Red Cross Swim Kids Programs
Ages 6 - 12 years
|New to lessons||register in||Swim Kids 1|
| Completed Paddlers or
Currently in ICS Stage 1
|register in||Swim Kids 2|
|register in||Swim Kids 3/4|
Currently in ICS Stage 2*
|register in||Swim Kids 5/6|
|Completed ICS Stage 2 or Currently in ICS Stage 3||register in||Swim Kids 7-10|
If there is a discrepancy between this chart and an instructors recommendation, please follow the instructor's recommendation, as they are able to provide a more accurate skill level evaluation.
For more information about the Red Cross Swim program visit: redcross.ca/swim.
Where to View and Register for Swim Programs
Active Living Programs
The Active Living Guide features programs, summer camps, events and services for the entire family.
Registration for Active Living Programs takes place in person at the Canada Games Centre or online using Active Living Online.