This is a free course for the kids, for your consideration. Please see the details below. Thanks to Kathleen Delorme for sharing the important info.
Do you want your child to learn essential survival swimming skills for free?
The Vancouver Park Board is partnering with the Lifesaving Society and the Lifeguard Outreach Society to offer Swim to Survive Day,
a drowning prevention program.
FREE two-hour Swim to Survive courses are being offered to
2,000 children and youth aged 7 to 18 on:
Saturday, June 10 at Second Beach Pool in Stanley Park, and
Sunday, June 11 at New Brighton Pool
Learn more and register at
Swim to Survive provides basic training in three essential skills
needed to survive an unexpected fall into deep water.
Swim to Survive is not a replacement for swimming lessons,
but an important first step to being safe around water.
Drowning is a leading cause of preventable death in Canada.