THERE ARE MANY PROGRAMS OFFERED AT THE UMASS DARTMOUTH AQUATICS FACILITIES THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

 

YOUTH SWIMMING AND DIVING LESSONS/COMPETITIVE SWIM TEAM

South Coast Aquatics offers comprehensive youth swim and diving lessons, as well as, an instructional competitive swim team for youth ages 5 and older ranging in ability from beginner to nationally ranked swimmers.

     For more information:  Contact Dave Ponte, Head Coach at 774-328-4000 or visit us at:  www.swimsca.org.

 

 

MASTERS SWIMMING PROGRAM

UMASS Dartmouth Aquatics, in conjunction with South Coast Aquatics, offers a USS Masters Swimming program for adults ages 21 and older.  The program is designed to provide instructional and structured workouts for swimmers of all abilities including the recreational swimmer, triathlete and seasoned competitive swimmer.  Practice sessions are currently being held on Monday evenings from 6-7pm ;Tuesday afternoons from Noon-1:00pm, every other Wednesday 6-7pm and Friday mornings from 6:15-7:30am.  There are registration fees associated with practice sessions.

For more information:  Contact Cathy Motta at 508-910-6462 or via email:  cmotta@umassd.edu.

 

LIFEGUARD TRAINING AND RECERTIFICATION CLASSES

 

UMass Dartmouth Aquatics would like to announce that it will be offering a Lifeguard Training Program this spring to be held at the Tripp Athletic Center.

The program will consist of American Red Cross Training in the areas of:

Lifeguarding; First Aid, CPR for the Professional Lifeguard and Automated External Defibrillation (AED). 

Class hours will be held in the Tripp Athletic Center with classroom time in the Hall of Fame Room.  Classes will be held on Sundays from 9am-2pm.  All participants must be 15 years of age prior to March 29th, 2015 and must pass precourse swim test on3/22 in order to continue to attend class.

Registration will be held on Sunday, March 29th, 2014 at 9am with first class to follow.

Class size limited to 10 persons on a first come, first serve basis.

Recertification classes can be arranged with instructor via phone or email.

Course Dates:  Sundays

March 22nd              March 29th

Sat. April 4th*             April 12th

April 19th                   April 26th

May 3rd

Course participants must attend all sessions in order to pass course.

Course Fees:

UMass Dartmouth Student:   $150.00

Non-UMass Dartmouth Student:   $200.00

CPR/AED Recertification:  $50.00

LGT/CPR/AED Recertfication:  $100.00

For more information, please contact Owen Worden at 508-965-4641 or oworden@umassd.edu.