SUMMER 2022 

Learn How to Swim at Your Own Pace with Our Experienced Instructors

Loma Linda University Drayson Center offers seasonal and year-round swim lessons for all skill levels and ages—from infants starting at six months of age through adults. Whether your goal is to be comfortable in and around the water or become a confident swimmer, we are here to make this an enjoyable and rewarding experience for you and your child.

Our experienced instructors are trained as lifeguards and in water safety instruction, giving you the peace of mind and the confidence you need to focus on your swimming. We'll work with your schedule and skill level to meet your swimming goals in our comfortable, friendly environment.

Learn-to-Swim Program: Summer 2022 

Our American Red Cross-based Learn-to-Swim programs serve our tiniest members at six months of age through adults. Students progress through the levels at their own pace, mastering skills at their current level before advancing to the next.

Summer swim sessions begin June 13, 2022. For each class, we offer eight sessions that take place Monday through Thursday for two weeks (except for holidays). Online registration opens Monday, April 11.

All dates and times are subject to change.

Adult Swim Lessons

Developed for older teens and adults, our Red Cross-based Learn-to-Swim program gives adult swimmers at every level the opportunity to improve their skills in a safe environment—under the guidance of a trained instructor and at their own pace. 

Each class is 45 minutes and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 13 - June 23

Session 2: June 27 - July 7 (no class on Monday, July 4)

Session 3: July 11 - July 21

Session 4: July 25 - August 5

Times: 7:45 a.m.; 8:15 p.m.

Ages: 16 years and older

Fees: 

Online Registration: $75 (Session 2: $66)

Registration begins Monday, April 11, 2022. Online Only.

Register Online 

Preschool (Ages 3–4)

Children learn the fundamentals of swimming in a structured format through water exploration, fun and games. Bobbing, bubble-blowing, floating on the  front and back, kicking, arm strokes and water safety are developed through a progressive approach.

Each class is 30 minutes and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 13 - June 23

Session 2: June 27 - July 8 (no class on Monday, July 4)

Session 3: July 11 - July 21

Session 4: July 25 - August 4

Times: 8:45 a.m., 9:35 a.m., 10:25 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 12:35 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 5:05 p.m., 6:35 p.m., and 7:25 p.m. 

Ages: 3 - 4 years

Fees: 

Online Registration: $75 (Session 2: $66)

Registration begins Monday, April 11, 2022. Online Only.

If your child is not potty trained, they MUST be wearing a swim diaper at all times while in the pool. Children enrolled in this program do not need to attend Safety Swim Sunday.

Register Online 

Kids Learn to Swim Program (Ages 4–17)

Our American Red Cross-based Learn-to-Swim Program is specifically designed to meet the age and skill level of your child. Each child will be tested and placed in the appropriate level for his/her ability. 

Each class is 40 minutes and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 13 - June 23

Session 2: June 27 - July 7 (no class on Monday, July 4)

Session 3: July 11 - July 21

Session 4: July 25 - August 4

Times: 8:45 a.m., 9:35 a.m., 10:25 a.m.,11:15 a.m., 5:45 p.m., 6:35 p.m., and 7:25 p.m.

Ages: 4 - 15 years (No children under the age of 4 can participate, no exceptions)

Fees: 

Online Registration: $75 (Session 2: $66)

Registration begins Monday, April 11, 2022. Online Only.

Pre-Test: All participants MUST attend pre-testing on the Friday before their scheduled session start date. This enables us to place your child in the appropriate level for his or her abilities. Reservations will be required. Pre-testing will be offered  at 8:00–10:00 a.m. and 3:00–5:00 p.m.

Session 1: Friday, June 10

Session 2: Friday, June 24

Session 3: Friday, July 8

Session 4: Friday, July 222

Register Online 

Baby and Me Program (Ages 6 months–4 years)

Our American Red Cross-based Parent/Child Aquatics Program focuses on water exploration and provides a safe and fun learning environment through games, songs and interactive play. Parents participate in this class.

Each class is 30 minutes and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 13 - June 23

Session 2: June 27 - July 7 (no class on Monday, July 4)

Session 3: July 11 - July 21

Session 4: July 25 - August 4

Times:

8:45 a.m., 9:35 a.m., 10:25 a.m.,11:15 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 12:35 p.m., 5:05 p.m., 5:45 p.m.

Ages:

6 months - 4 years

Fees:

Online Registration: $75 (Session 2: $66)

Registration begins Monday, April 11, 2022. Online Only.

If your child is not potty trained, they MUST be wearing a swim diaper at all times while in the pool. Children enrolled in this program do not need to attend Safety Swim Sunday.

Register Online 

Junior Lifeguard Training (Ages 10–14)

This program introduces participants to the skills and techniques used by lifeguards. Participants also shadow our Drayson Center lifeguards during Open Swim hours to fully experience lifeguard duties.

Prerequisites

All participants must be able to:

  • Swim front crawl for 25 yards.
  • Swim breaststroke for 25 yards.
  • Starting in the water, complete all of the following steps in 1 minute or less:
    • Tread water for one minute using arms and legs.
    • Submerge and swim a distance of 10 feet under water.

Dates:

Session 1: June 13 - June 23

Session 2: June 27 - July 7 (no class on Monday, July 4)

Session 3: July 11 - July 21

Session 4: July 25 - August 4

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – Class work | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. – Lunch | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. – Shadowing

Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – Class work

Fees:  

Online Registration: $200 (Session 2: $180)

Registration begins Monday, April 11, 2022. Online Only.

Register Online

All dates and times are subject to change. For more information on current class dates and times, please contact the Drayson Center at 909-558-4975.