Adaptive Swim Certification
The Adaptive Swim Certification combines a therapeutic approach to teaching swim independence for children, youth, and adults with disabilities. This course combines both lecture-based learning and hands-on teaching to ensure participants are fully confident in handling a variety of demographics and abilities in the water.
The populations outlined include:
- Physical disabilities for youth and adults
- Intellectual/ developmental
- Chronic conditions
Sections for this certification include:
- Basics & Survival skills
- Understanding Disability
- Buoyancy & Equipment
- Aquatic Assessment
- Upper Body Mechanics
- Lower Body Mechanics
New session will be offered in summer 2024.