PAFC Programs

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 April 2015 15:13

500 NW Larry Street - 509-338-3290

Welcome to Pullman Aquatics Lessons!

Swimming Lessons

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The Pullman Aquatic & Fitness Center (PAFC) has been teaching the Pullman community how to swim and stay safe in the water for over 14 years. Our goal is to provide students with the skills necessary for a life-long enjoyment of the water. We are proud to release our newly revamped swim lesson program. PAFC provides a safe and comfortable learning environment for you and your child. You will be amazed at you and your child’s improvement with consistent, year-round lessons that are available to everyone!

Important Information for Swim Lessons:

How do I register my child?

Answer the questions to help you place your child in the proper program level. Free swim screenings are required for all students not currently enrolled in our Preschool or Youth programs, with the exception of Tadpole classes. If you answer “NO” to any question, place your child in the preceding level. If you answer “YES” to all questions, your child is placed in the appropriate level. Please note: all children aged 3 through 5 must be placed in the Preschool (PS) section of the appropriate level. Ages 6 and older must enroll Youth (Y) levels. There are also (K) lessons for Kindergarten age children (5 and 6 years) in the afternoon. (See the Parks & Recreation Brochure)

1. My child

Then register for PS Tadpole or Youth Tadpole.

2. My child can

Then register for PS Frog or Youth Frog.

3. My child can

Then register for PS Gator or Youth Gator.

4. My 5 to 6-yr-old needs an afternoon class for basic stroke improvement.

Then register for K Novice.

5. My 5 to 6-yr-old needs an afternoon class for advanced stroke perfection.

Then register for K Expert.

6. My child can

Then register for Stingray.

7. My child can swim

Then register for Seahorse.

8. My child can swim

Then register for Trout.

9. My child wants

Then register for Sterlets.


New Descriptions and levels for PAFC Swim Lessons!

We are proud to release our newly revamped swim lesson program! The progression through the swim program will result in your child being swim team ready. The Barracudas, Sturgeons, and PHS Greyhounds, are all ways to take your swimming to the next level! The same number of levels remain, however new names have been given. Follow these Guidelines in the order presented:

  1. All past participants stay in their same level except for Swordfish and Dolphin.
  2. Swordfish and Dolphin class will now be Sterlets – Pre-Team.
  3. Participant who are Gators that want extra practice or have a hard time swimming 25 yards stay in Gator.
  4. Stingrays will be for participants who were Gators, and can proficiently swim 25 yards on front and back, each independently. Stingrays are for Youth (Y) ages 6 and up.
  5. Kindergartners (K) ages 5 and 6 who are ready for the lap pool will register as a Novice or Expert. The Novice level is Tadpole through Gator, and Expert is Stingray through Trout.
  6. Children 5 years old may register for PS or K classes, and 6 years old register for K or Youth (Y).