Swim lessons redesigned in a COVID-19 world

Updated August 20, 2015
Swimming lessons
Swim lessons have been remixed and redesigned to better recommendations from the CDC and state/local health officials. Swim lesson remix includes increased physical distancing, smaller classes sizes and increased sanitization procedures. You can find an updated list of offerings on the summer swim lessons remix tab at roseville.ca.us/guide

Program updates

Duck, Alligator, Otter, Sea Turtle, Seal, Marlin, Dolphin, Penguin (Beginner/intermediate/preschool lessons)

  • Parent/guardian participation is required for these redesigned programs. Classes are led by an instructor who will teach specific swim lesson skills to the parent/guardian and child from both in and out of the water. In order to maintain physical distancing, the instructor will not be performing any hands-on corrections to the parent/guardian or child.

Stingray, Sawfish, Shark, Orca (Advanced lessons)

  • A parent/guardian is required to be on the pool deck for each class. Classes are led by an instructor who teaches specific swim lesson skills to the child from both in and out of the water. In order to maintain physical distancing, the instructor will not be performing any hands-on corrections to the child.

 

Key prevention practices in place

  • Staff and participants must conduct a self-screening prior to coming to the facility. If staff or participants are sick or exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, they must stay home. Symptoms include fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting and diarrhea.
  • Staff will be wearing face coverings when applicable. For staff and participant safety, face coverings cannot be worn in the pool.
  • Plexiglass barriers will be utilized where applicable.
  • Participants and staff must maintain a physical distance of 6 feet.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available throughout the facility.
  • Staff will wash their hands on arrival, after touching their face covering, after using the restroom and when leaving work.
  • High-touch areas and swim lesson equipment will be cleaned by staff before and after every lesson.
  • Parents will be required to bring their own seating/chair (if not in the water).
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