BE WATER SMART FROM THE START

Water Safety Week

April 10-14, 2017

Water Safety knowledge makes everyone smart from the start! Join us for three 30 minute classes on Monday, Wednesday, Friday OR Tuesday, Thursday, Friday. Classes begin every 45 minutes starting at 3:00 p.m. at:
• Caine Halter Family YMCA
• Eastside Family YMCA
• YMCA Program Center - GHS

Water Safety Week is free, but registration is required by calling (864) 412-0288 or dropping by a YMCA location.

Water Safety Week Overview

Day 1 Activities

  • Pool safety
  • Water acclimation
  • Introduction to floating
  • Basic freestyle
  • Basic backstroke
  • Treading water
  • Swimming to safety

Day 2 Activities

  • Boating safety
  • Swimming in life jackets
  • Floating
  • Freestyle
  • Backstroke
  • Treading
  • Bobbing
  • Swimming to safety

Day 3 Activities

  • Beach safety
  • Currents
  • Sun protection
  • Floating
  • Freestyle
  • Backstroke
  • Treading
  • Bobbing
  • Swimming to safety 

Water Safety Week is free for all participants thanks to generous support from our program partner, Upstate Pool Management.