We are proud to be a swim school that offers life-saving skills and swim instruction to clients of all ages with a variety of special needs. Our senior coaches are trained to handle a number of needs including, but not limited to:
· Autism Spectrum
· Seizure Disorders
· Cerebral Palsy
· Down's Syndrome
· Sensory Disorders
· Speech and Language Disorders (including
Safety Before Skill is a certified Swim Angelfish swim school. Swim Angelfish is an adaptive swim program that provides training and certifications for special needs and Autism swim lessons. The certification consists of 16 hours of classroom study and monthly continuing education.
We are also certified with the internationally recognized Starfish Aquatics Institute Children with Challenges and Adapted Aquatics programs. The Children with Challenges Course was developed as a collaborative effort between the Aquatic Therapy and Rehab Institute (ATRI), USA Swimming, USA Swimming Foundation, and Starfish Aquatics Institute (SAI).
Safety Before Skill partners with Arkansas Children's Hospital in drown prevention and Dennis Developmental center by attending Autism Training as it relates to coaching swim lessons.