Adult and Continuing Education

 

Adult Swim Classes
 
Medgar Evers is pleased to offer Adult Learn to Swim classes to the community. Learning to swim is not only fun, it’s healthy! Benefits include increased weight control, muscle tone and strength, flexibility, heart health, stress reduction, and water safety.
 
Adult Program Levels include Fear No More, Beginner, Advanced Beginner and Intermediate.
 
Courses
 
Adult Swim 1: Fear No More: This is a special class for those who are afraid of water and for those who like the water but who start to panic/are uncomfortable when holding their breath and keeping their head under water. Instructors work with students in a small group to help them overcome their fears and begin to develop basic swim skills. 8 weeks, $175.
 
Adult Swim 2: Beginner Swim: This class is for adults who have had no formal training in swimming or who would like to review the fundamentals of swimming. Students are taught basic swimming skills and water safety. Students in this class must be fully comfortable holding their breath and keeping their head under water. 8 weeks, $175.
 
Adult Swim 3: Advanced Beginner Swim: This class is for adults who are comfortable in the water and who would like to work on stroke development and mechanics. It is perfect for those who have limited swimming skills and who would like to improve their techniques. A swim test is required before registering for this level. Please call 718-804-8850. 8 weeks, $175.
 
Adult Swim 4: Intermediate Swim: Intermediate swimmers work on stroke development and efficiency. The focus is on strengthening strokes, building endurance and stamina for fitness swimming. A swim test is required before registering for this level. Please call 718-804-8850. 8 weeks, $175.
 
Entry Requirements: Strict adherence to all pool rules, requirements and regulations.  Pool rules can be found by click here.  Some swim course may require a swim test prior to admittance into the Advanced Beginning and Intermediate classes.
 
Total Program Tuition:  Tuition for all Adult 8-week classes is $175.
 
Register Online: Please click here.
  
Schedule

*Students select one day per week, during the time slot listed below to create their own 8 week swim class schedule.

Class Course Code Days Time Date
Swim 1 Swim 1 M-Th 7:55p-8:40p Aug 18-Oct 20
Swim 1A Swim 1A M-Th 8:45p-9:30p Aug 18-Oct 20
Swim 2 Swim 2 M-F 7:55p-8:40p Aug 18-Oct 20
Swim 2A Swim 2A M-F 8:45p-9:30p Aug 18-Oct 20
Swim 3 Swim 3 M-F 7:55p-8:40p Aug 18-Oct 20
Swim 3A Swim 3A M-F 8:45p-9:30p Aug 18-Oct 20
Swim 4 Swim 4 M, W or F 7:55p-8:40p Aug 18-Oct 20
Swim 4A Swim 4A M-F 8:45p-9:30p Aug 18-Oct 20

“I had not been in a pool since the age of 14, and I am now in my fifties, but I really love my Fear No More swim classes at Medgar Evers College. The class is fun, the instructors are great and patient, and they motivate me to become a better swimmer.” - Michella Haliburton

For more information and to schedule a visit, call us at (718) 804-8850 or email us at ace.info@mec.cuny.edu. Thank you.