Youth Classes

Youth Swim Program (Ages 6-14)

See your child become more confident in their ability to survive and play in water safely. Watch as they develop the skills needed to go on to more advanced swim team training if they choose. Following the American Red Cross (ARC) Curriculum for water safety and swimmer education, CCM’s popular youth swim lessons group students according to ability and age. Beginner and Advanced beginner classes focus on water safety and basic breathing and stroke techniques.

Intermediate classes prepare students for joining a swim team should they desire to do so. Class sizes range between 6 to 10 students per instructor based on ARC Water Safety Instructor standards. All instructors are ARC certified Water Safety Instructors, ARC certified lifeguards or both and have both CPR and First Aid training.

Swimmer Evaluation Session

We will evaluate your child’s swimming ability on Tuesday, Sept 20. The instructors will place your child in the appropriate class and notify you of the time slot prior to the start of class. Time slots are 9-9:45 a.m., 10-10:45 a.m. and 11-11:45 a.m. During the swim evaluation, your child will be guided through various skills required for the class. Requests for refunds must be received three business days before the Swim Placement Testing date

YOUTH BEGINNER (AGES 6-7 YRS.)

Introduction to blowing bubbles, bobbing up and down underwater, kicking on front and back, floating on front and back, paddle stroke and elementary backstroke. A flotation device will be utilized.

YOUTH BEGINNER (AGES 8-10 YRS.)

Introduction to blowing bubbles, bobbing up and down underwater, kicking on front and back, floating on front and back, paddle stroke and elementary backstroke. A flotation may be used.

YOUTH ADVANCED BEGINNER (AGES 7-10 YRS.)

Prerequisite: Swim half the length of the pool comfortably, knowledge of over-arm recovery freestyle with attempted rotary breathing, and backstroke. Continue to focus on these skills, build endurance and

introduced to breaststroke.

INTERMEDIATE (AGES 7-14 YRS.)

Prerequisite: Swim 25 yards of freestyle, backstroke and breaststroke comfortably. Continue to refine strokes, build endurance, introduced to butterfly and freestyle flip turns.

TEEN LESSONS (AGES 10-14 YEARS)

Ideal lessons for those beyond the age for progressive swim classes yet too young for adult classes. Participants progress at their own pace so that they can develop the skills necessary to swim safely for fun and exercise, emphasizing swimming on front and back in shallow and deep water.

See your child become more confident in their ability to survive and play in water safely. Watch as they develop the skills needed to go on to more advanced swim team training if they choose. Following the American Red Cross (ARC) Curriculum for water safety and swimmer education, CCM’s popular youth swim lessons group students according to ability and age. Beginner and Advanced beginner classes focus on water safety and basic breathing and stroke techniques.

Intermediate classes prepare students for joining a swim team should they desire to do so. Class sizes range between 6 to 10 students per instructor based on ARC Water Safety Instructor standards. All instructors are ARC certified Water Safety Instructors, ARC certified lifeguards or both and have both CPR and First Aid training.

Course CodeCourse TitleCEUs
YTH-101Youth Swim0

College Entrance Exam Preparation Courses

CCM is pleased to continue offering it successful College entrance Exam Preparation courses.  Our instructors specialize in each major section of the exams and have decades of combined experience in leading students to greater success increasing their scores.

Course CodeCourse TitleCEUs
YTH-100SAT Prep
YTH-113ACT Exam Prep
Course usage information

SAT Prep

Revised to prepare for the "redesigned" SAT and PSAT exams, this course utilizes the most up-to-date materials and information to prepare for the SAT and PSAT exams. The SAT is one of the key measurement tools that colleges use in making admission and financial aid decisions. Students will take authentic practice tests under testing conditions and will learn test-taking strategies, shortcuts and traps to avoid. Key reading, writing and math topics will be reviewed. Understanding test questions will be emphasized. REQUIRED TEXT: For required text book information, go to https://bookstore.ccm.edu/college. Students must obtain the text on their own and have it for the first day of class. Books may not be stocked by the CCM bookstore; instead they may be available at retail outlets. YTH-100.


Course usage information

ACT Exam Prep

This course reviews ACT topics in English, Reading, Math and Science. Students will learn and practice effective test-taking strategies and time management skills. With the support and direction of experienced test-prep teachers, students can gain confidence and optimize their scores. Students will take authentic practice tests under testing conditions and learn key information, test-taking strategies, shortcuts and traps to avoid. REQUIRED TEXT: For required text book information, go to https://bookstore.ccm.edu/college. Students must obtain the text on their own and have it for the first day of class. Books may not be stocked by the CCM bookstore; instead they may be available at retail outlets. YTH-113.


Course usage information

Youth Swim

See your child become more confident in their ability to survive and play in water safely. Watch as they develop the skills needed to go on to more advanced swim team training if they choose. Following the American Red Cross (ARC) Curriculum for water safety and swimmer education, CCM�s popular youth swim lessons group student according to ability and age. Beginner and Advanced beginner classes focus on water safety and basic breathing and stroke techniques. Intermediate classes prepare students for joining a swim team should they desire to do so. Class sizes range between 6 to 10 students per instructor based on ARC Water Safety Instructor standards. All instructors are ARC certified Water Safety Instructors, ARC certified lifeguards or both and have both CPR and First Aid training. YTH-101.