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    U swim is the best site. It is a step by step guide to teaching your child. I recommend it even to my clients. The more they get the better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BabyG4 View Post
    The baby class at the swim school we go to teach water safety. How to turn and get back to the wall if they've fallen in plus how to float on their backs. I'd never seen it with other swim schools until we moved to SA.
    We do that. I'm surprised you say you haven't seen it elsewhere. As a swimming pool manager and teacher getting to the side and back floating are clearly the two most important skills to learn!!!!!! If a child can do either or both those things they have such a fighting chance.

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    I do back floating and entries and exits and under water orientation in every single class from bubs upwards. Even the bigger kids need to have a good and relaxed back float incase they are stuck in open water or get cramps and need to call for help etc.


 

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