Tompkins Cortland Community College

FITN112 - Water Safety Instruction


This course is designed to train instructor candidates to teach the Infant and Preschool Aquatics Program, the seven levels of a Learn to Swim Program, Community Water Safety, and Water Safety Instructor Aide courses. It also teaches instructor candidates how to use course materials, conduct training sessions, evaluate student progress, and prepare and submit records and reports. Red Cross certification available for additional fee. Prerequisites: FITN 102 or Red Cross level 5 or 6 skills with permission of the instructor; 16 years of age or older, and successful completion of a pretest; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.) Spring semester.