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Hurst Aquatics Classes & Programs

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Learn to Swim Lessons Program

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The Hurst Aquatics Centers will be remain CLOSED for the 2020 summer season. All aquatics programming has been canceled.

Learn to Swim Program

Participants will register by age, session, and time. The first day of class is a testing day and staff will separate participants by ability. Not all classes are offered at both facilities. Evening classes are only offered at Central Aquatics Center.

Class Information

Participants will register by age, session, and time. The first day of class is a testing day and staff will separate participants by ability. Not all classes are offered at both facilities. Evening classes are only offered at Central Aquatics Center.

FIRST DAY EVALUATIONS

The LTS Coordinators and Instructors are trained to recognize proper swimming technique and ability. Students are evaluated on the first day of class and grouped by the appropriate level based on their ability. 

Inclement Weather

In the event of inclement weather, please call the Hurst Aquatics Weather Information line, (817) 788-7323, to see if classes have been canceled.  It is possible that classes will be canceled on a class-by-class basis or for the entire morning or evening. Cancellations will also be posted at Facebook.com/HurstParksandRecreation.

Weekday classes are Monday-Thursday for two weeks, utilizing Fridays as inclement weather make-up days. Private Lessons are held on Saturday. There are four Saturday classes per session. Private lesson make ups will be determined that day by the Instructor and Learn -To-Swim Coordinator.  

NEW Cancellation Policy

Due to the high demand for roster spots and scheduling issues, any cancellations or transfers  not initiated by Hurst Aquatics or an instructor will be assessed an $7 fee.  No transfers or cancellations will be permitted one week before class begins for ALL  classes.

Class Fees

Group Lessons
Resident: $30
Non-Resident: $40
Two-week sessions:
Monday - Thursday

Parent/Tot Lesson
Resident: $15
Non-Resident: $20
One-week sessions
Monday-Thursday
*Parent required in the pool with child.

Private Lessons:
HURST RESIDENTS ONLY

Resident: $50

Private Lessons: Receive one-on-one attention to enhance instruction of swimming skills for your child. Private lessons are held on Saturday Mornings at Central Aquatic Center.

Learn to Swim Class Descriptions
 

Parent/Tot Swim - 6 months - 3 years (parent is in the water. One week class)

Introduces infants, toddlers and their parents to basic water adjustment and safety thought play.

  • Bubbles and going under water.
  • Parent holding positions
  • Floats, kicks and arm strokes.
 

Pre-School - 3-5 years (parent is not in the water)

  • All skills are done with support
  • Water adjustment
  • Glides
  • Floats and kicks
  • Bubbles with face underwater
 

Beginner - 6-12 years

  • Font and Back Crawl 25 yards
  • Backstroke 25 yards
  • Scissor kicks
  • Sidestroke arms

Stroke Refinement – 10-13 years, Prerequisites required.

  • Font Crawl 50-100 Yards
  • Backstroke 50-100 yards
  • Butterfly 50 yards
  • Treading Water

Jr. Lifeguard Class -11-15 years, Must be a strong swimmer

  • Base rescue skills
  • CPR
  • First Aid
 

Learn to Swim Class Schedules for Central and Chisholm Aquatics Centers

Download Central LTS Schedule
Download Chisholm LTS schedule 

 

 

Hurst Recreation Department
700 Mary Drive
Hurst, TX 76053
817.788.7320
Central Aquatics Center
715 Mary Drive
Hurst, TX 76053
817.788.7327
Chisholm Aquatics Center
2200 Norwood Drive
Hurst, TX 76054
817.788.7250

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