Summer 2015 Swim Lesson Sign Ups
The City of
Santa Monica Community Aquatics
will be offering 2 registration dates
for Summer lessons and programming at the Santa
Monica Swim Center and the Annenberg
Community Beach house.
Click here for Registration Information.
Registration is online
only for Santa Monica residents from
April 29 through May 5
your on-line account NOW at
Groups or individuals desiring to provide coaching
or instruction at the Santa Monica Swim Center must
obtain a permit. Private instruction (one-on-one) is
not permissible. Permit guidelines and applications
can be obtained
on this website
at the Santa Monica Swim Center.
characteristics are examples of instruction in
progress and are not permissible:
A swimmer in the water at the wall
the majority of the time and sending off another
swimmer and giving corrective feedback on swimming
~ A swimmer is intently focused on the swimming
partner they are with and the skills they are
~ Progressive structure involved in the swimming
activities given with little or no play or lap
~ Detailed and technical descriptions of activities
are given prior to a swimmer performing a skill, as
well as corrective feedback delivered after the
skill is completed.
~ Spending more than 5 minutes drilling a swimmer in
the same skill with little or no play or lap
swimming involved, and using multiple teaching
techniques and methods.