Programs offered by the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka vary by session and location. See current program schedule for availability and class times.

Barracudas is designed for youth looking to improve their swim strokes and endurance. This program concentrates on fitness and leadership. Participants will also examine the importance of nutrition and exercise. (Youth must have completed Star 6)

Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid/CPR C
Pre-requisite 14 yrs. of age and Emergency First Aid and Bronze Medallion. This course is the next step in becoming a lifeguard, and to further develop lifesaving and rescue skills. The exam fee is included in the cost.

Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid
Pre-requisite 13 years of age OR Bronze Star. Candidates learn lifesaving principles, water safety and rescue education. The exam fee and course materials are included in the cost.

Bronze Star
12-16 years. This course prepares candidates for Bronze Medallion, while developing first aid, rescue and resuscitation skills.

Youth Learn to Swim
This program is a great way for youth to develop their swimming abilities. Open to all. Focus will be on comfort in the water, stroke improvement and confidence.

Open Swim
A recreational opportunity for members of all ages to enjoy a leisurely swim in our pool.