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Hart Park Pool



Hart Park Pool opens June 16, 2014
Hart Park Pool, 701 S. Glassell, Orange 92866

Contact Heather Lemke, Recreation Coordinator at hlemke@cityoforange.org or (714) 744-7266 with questions. 

Hart Park Pool Aquatics Registration Dates

PRIORITY Online/Mail-in/24-hour drop box registration for Orange Residents only begins  May 12th @ 7:30 a.m.

Online/Mail-in/24-hour drop box registration for all patrons including non-residents beings May 19th @ 7:30 a.m.

Walk in Registration for all patrons including non-residents begins Tuesday, May 28th

Online Registration!!!

Online registration is now available for Hart Park Swim lesson participants. To register online for swim lessons log on to www.cityoforange.org and select “online class registration.”

Online registrations are subject to a non-refundable convenience fee of $2.75 + 3%, per transaction. This fee will appear with the activity fee at the point of payment.

Payments may be made with a Mastercard or Visa credit cards only. Your credit card statement will show payment to the City of Orange.

Online registration is easy, fast, convenient, and provides immediate enrollment confirmation. So avoid long lines or missed openings due to mail delays and register online today!

Lifeguard Training- 3 Days, $150

If you are interested in becoming a lifeguard then this training class is designed for you! The City of Orange offers a unique program to teach lifeguard candidates the skills and knowledge necessary to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Upon successful completion, students will receive certifications in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training (including First Aid) and American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Participants must be 15 years or older.

Instructor: Certified City of Orange Lifeguard Instructor (714) 744-7266

Location: Hart Park Pool

Activity: 42421 (May 2-5)

Friday: 4:00-9:00 p.m.

Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Lifeguard Training is a required certification for City of Orange Lifeguard/ Swim Instructors.

 

 Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Course- 3 Days, $150

This class is designed for those interested in becoming a Water Safety Instructor! The City of Orange offers a unique program to certify aquatics enthusiasts to instruct swimming lessons. Participants must be 16 years or older and certified in lifeguard training. Upon successful completion, students will receive an American Red Cross WSI certification. Participants must be 16 years or older.

Instructor: Certified City of Orange Water Safety Instructor (714) 744-7266

Location: Hart Park Pool

Activity: (June 14-16)

Friday: 4:00-8:00 p.m.

Saturday: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

 

Hart Park Pool Swim Class Information

Group Lessons

$40 per session, per participant

 

Preschool Lessons

$40 per session, per participant

NEW! Learn to Swim Group Lessons designed specifically for adults will be offered in sessions 1 and 3. 
Please refer to the chart for class offerings.

Session Dates:

Sessions consist of 9 class meetings that are 30 minutes each.

Week 1 of each session meets Mon-Fri.

Week 2 of each session meets Mon-Thu.

 

Session 1: Monday Jun 16th – Thursday Jun 26th

Session 2: Monday Jul 7th – Thursday Jul 17th

Session 3: Monday Jul 21nd – Thursday Jul 31st

Session 4: Monday Aug 4th – Thursday Aug 14th

 

Hart Park Group Lessons are divided into the following levels:

Class Level

Description

Level is recommended for swimmers who:

 

Class offerings:

Playful Porpoises

Ages 3-5

Ratio: 5:1

Orients your children to the aquatic environment and helps them gain basic aquatic skills. Example of skills: submerge mouth, nose and ears.

·   Are uncomfortable doing a supported front or back float

·   Can only do arm and leg actions while being supported

·   Are uncomfortable while in the water at any depth

Morning Classes:

8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55  

Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

 

 

Frolicking Frogs

Ages 3-5

Ratio: 5:1

 

 

Helps your child gain greater independence in their skills and develop more comfort in and around the water. Example of skills: bobbing, combined arm/leg actions on front and back, front and back floats.

·   Can only do front and back glides while supported

·   Can submerge their mouth, nose, and eyes in the water comfortably

·   Can only turn over in the water while supported

Morning Classes:

8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55  

Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05

Active Alligators

Ages 3-6

Ratio: 5:1

 

 

Helps your child start to gain basic swimming propulsive skills to be comfortable in and around the water. Example of skills: tread water, combined arm and leg actions, fully submerge and hold breath.

·   Can independently do front and back glides

·   Are comfortable in deep water

·   Can control their breathing while swimming on their front with their face in the water

·   Can independently perform alternating arm and leg actions while swimming on their front

Morning Classes:

8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55  

Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05

Level 2: Primary Skills

Ages 3+

Ratio: 5:1

 

 

Learn the fundamentals of front crawl, back crawl, turning over while floating and water safety. This is a difficult level to pass; most students repeat class twice.

·   Can fully submerge their head in chest deep water

·   Needs assistance while flutter kicking

·   Needs assistance while floating on their front or back

·   Can only do combined arm and leg actions while supported

Morning Classes:

8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55                 Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 3: Stroke Readiness

Ages 3+

Ratio: 6:1

 

Refinement of front and back crawl and endurance. New skills include elementary backstroke and front dives. Most students repeat class twice.

·   Can swim freestyle 10 yards independently

·   Can do rhythmic breathing while swimming on their front

·   Can independently flutter kick on front and back

·   Can glide with face in the water, unsupported and return to a standing position

Morning Classes:

8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55                 Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 4: Stroke Development

Ages 3+

Ratio: 7:1

 

Refinement of all previous strokes. New skills include breaststroke, sidestroke and elements of the butterfly.

·   Can swim 25 yards freestyle independently

·   Can coordinate arm stroke for front crawl with side breathing

·   Can tread water for 30 seconds

·   Can do a knee or compact dive from the side of the pool

Morning Classes:

8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55                 Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 5: Stroke Refinement

Ages 3+

Ratio: 7:1

 

Refinement of all previous strokes including breaststroke and sidestroke. New skills include open turns and springboard diving.

·   Can swim freestyle and backstroke for 25 yards independently with rhythmic breathing

·   Can tread water for 2 minutes using any style of kick

·   Can dive from the pool side in a standing position

·   Can independently swim 10 yards of breaststroke

Morning Classes:

8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55                 Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 6: Stroke Refinement

 Ages 5+

Ratio: 7:1

 

Refinement of all strokes, increased endurance and conditioning. Introduces students to competitive swimming.

·   Can do an open turn/flip turn at the wall on their back and front

·   Can independently tread water for 3.5 minutes

·   Can swim continuously 100 yards freestyle

·   Can do the dolphin kick for 25 yards

Morning Classes:

8:15, 9:35, 10:55                 Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:45

Learning the Basics

Ages 18+

Increase comfort in the water. Experience breath control, buoyancy, moving through the water and safety skills.

·   No prerequisites

Morning Classes:

N/A

Afternoon Classes:

5:45-offered session 1 & 3

Improving Skills and Swimming Strokes

Ages 18+

Improve fundamental aquatic skills including effectiveness and efficiency of swim strokes.  Improve endurance and learn safety skills.

·   Are comfortable in chest-deep water

·   Can put face in the water

·   Can perform front crawl, breaststroke, and back crawl

Morning Classes:

N/A

Afternoon Classes:

6:25- offered session 1 & 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lifeguard Training
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 Swimming Lessons
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Aqua Aerobics
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Recreational Swim
click here to view recreational swim pictures



Parent & Me Classes and Private Lessons

$20 per 4 day session, per couple

Session Dates:

Sessions consist of 4 class meetings that are 30 minutes each.

Session 1A: Monday Jun 17 - Thursday Jun 21

Session 1B: Monday Jun 24 – Thursday Jun 27

Session 2A: Monday Jul 8 – Thursday Jul 12

Session 2B: Monday Jul 15 – Thursday Jul 18

Session 3A: Monday Jul 22 – Thursday Jul 26

Session 3B: Monday Jul 29 – Thursday Aug 1

Session 4A: Monday Aug 5 – Thursday Aug 9

Session 4B: Monday Aug 12 – Thursday Aug 15

 

 

 

*Class offerings for Private Lessons are subject to change.

Class Level

Class Ratio

Description

Cost

Class Offerings*

Parent & Me

(8 pairs = 1 parent, 1 child Mon-Thurs, 30 minutes each)

8:1

Parent & Me Water Introduction classes are recommended for young children from 9 months – 2 years.  There may be only one child with each parent/adult.

$20 per session,

per couple

Morning Classes:

10:15, 10:55

Afternoon Classes:

 5:45

Mon-Fri

Private Lessons

 

9 lessons, 30 minutes each

1:1

Recommended for swimmers under the age of 3 or for a swimmer who has great fear of the water. Private lessons are also recommended for adults. Private Lessons have limited availability.

 

$243 per session, per participant

Morning Classes:

9:35

Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05

 

Mon/ Wed/ Fri

Private Lessons

 

5 lessons, 30 minutes each

1:1

Recommended for swimmers under the age of 3 or for a swimmer who has great fear of the water. Private lessons are also recommended for adults. Private Lessons have limited availability.

 

$135 per session,

per participant

Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05

Tue/ Thu

Private Lessons

 

4 lessons, 30 minutes each

1:1

Recommended for swimmers under the age of 3 or for a swimmer who has great fear of the water. Private lessons are also recommended for adults. Private Lessons have limited availability.

 

$108 per session,

per participant

Afternoon Classes:

4:25, 5:05

Please include alternate class times and sessions on the registration form. Call (714) 744-7266 with any Hart Park Pool registration questions.

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