2019 Swim Lesson Schedule & Registration

Trident Pool Group offers swim lessons at Lawson Pools exclusively for Lawson Residents Only.

Group Lessons

Session 3*: Level 1, Level 2 & Level 3; 8 Classes; $70 per Student

  • Session 3 Dates: July 15 - July 18 & July 22 - July 25

    • Level 1: 7:30am-8:00am (Mill House Zero-Entry Pool)

    • Level 2: 8:10am-8:40am (Mill House Lap Pool)

    • Level 3: 8:50am-9:20am (Mill House Lap Pool)

    • Make-up days are Friday, July 19 & Friday, July 26

Session 4: Level 1, Level 2 & Level 3; 8 Classes; $70 per Student

  • Session 4 Dates: July 29 - August 1 & August 5 - August 8

    • Level 2: 8:10am-8:40am (Mill House Lap Pool)

    • Level 3: 8:50am-9:20am (Mill House Lap Pool)

    • Level 3: 9:30am-10:00am (Mill House Lap Pool)

    • Make-up days are Saturday, August 2 & Friday, August 9

*Group classes require a minimum of 3 students; most group sessions are eight (8), 30 minute classes. Note: Session 2 is seven (7), 30 minute classes).

Swim lessons at Lawson Pools are exclusively for Lawson Residents Only.

Semi-Private & Private Lessons

Semi-Private or Private Lessons (Available for Levels 1-4 & Individual Stroke Development).

** Please Note: Semi Private & Private lessons are for two (2) swimmers of the same skill set. These will need to be booked together when contacting Trident Pool Group. Currently they do not match students and skill levels for semi-private lessons. These lessons are not optimal for multiple swimmer skill sets in the same lesson. **

Semi Private and Private lessons are also available to those students who may need one-on-one attention. These classes are 30 minutes and are scheduled between the instructor and student; semi-private and private lessons are available during non-peak pool hours. For more information, please Email Trident Pool Group.

Semi-Private Lessons (2 Students):

  • 8 Lessons $105 per Student

Private Lessons (1 Student)

  • 1 Lesson (1 Student): $30

  • 4 Lessons (1 Student): $120

  • 8 Lessons (1 Student) $210

Lawson Pool Rules & Policies for Download

Lawson Resident Name (Swimmers Parent/Legal Guardian) *
Lawson Resident Name (Swimmers Parent/Legal Guardian)
Swim Lessons are Exclusive to Lawson Residents Only. Verification is Required.
Contact Number *
Contact Number
Swimmers Name *
Swimmers Name
Please enter a single form per swimmer to be registered.
Swimmers Birthday Date *
Swimmers Birthday Date
Lawson Resident Verification
Please make a secondary choice should your first selection be filled quickly.
Pool Rules & Policies *
My family and I agree to respect The Lawson Community Association, Inc., its Pools and all property and equipment contained therein and will not damage or abuse the facilities, property or equipment in any way, and act in accordance with the Lawson Pools Rules and Policies. I agree to pay all costs of any missing property or damage caused by anyone in attendance of my event. I understand any violation by myself or any of my guests gives cause for the Lawson Community Association, Inc. to fine and/or suspend or revoke amenity privileges.
Pool Rules Acceptance
I acknowledge receipt of a copy of the current Lawson Pool Rules, Regulations, and Policies, and understand are subject to change without notice. I understand that infractions or violations of these rules by myself gives cause for Trident Pool Group, the Association Manager/Committee Member, or a member of the Board of Directors to potentially terminate the lesson immediately and/or dismiss any member of the above-mentioned persons from the amenity property of Lawson for the remainder of the day, or for an extended period of time as specified by the Board of Directors and could be grounds for the loss of my lesson fees.

For more information, please Email Trident Pool Group.

Please Note: Make-up days will only be utilized in the case of inclement weather, and the instructor cancels a lesson. Sick and/or personal days do not qualify for a make-up day and will not be honored and/or discounted.

Trident Pool Group offers swim lessons at Lawson Pools exclusively for Lawson Residents Only.


Class Level Descriptions

Minnows/Level 1: Water Safety/Intro to Freestyle

  • Available as Group, Semi-Private or Private Lessons (Groups Lessons have a 1:4 Instructor/Student Ratio)

  • Designed for ages 2½ years old +

  • Water orientation and basic water safety

  • Students will develop confidence by floating independently on front and back

  • Focus on transitioning between front and back float

  • Introduction to basic skills for freestyle

Sea Otters/Level 2: Beginner Freestyle and Intro to Backstroke

  • Available as Group, Semi-Private or Private Lessons (Groups Lessons have a 1:6 Instructor/Student Ratio)

  • Designed for ages 3 years old +

  • Swimmers should be comfortable with front and back floats and going underwater unassisted before joining Sea Otters

  • Beginner development of freestyle and an introduction of backstroke technique

  • Focus on forward and backward glides

  • Introduce streamlines

  • Goal: Swim independently for 10 feet

Stingrays/Level 3: Beginner Freestyle and Backstroke and Intro to Breaststroke

  • Available as Group, Semi-Private or Private Lessons (Groups Lessons have a 1:6 Instructor/Student Ratio)

  • Designed for ages 3 years old +

  • Swimmers should be able to swim independently for 10 feet and demonstrate familiarity with backstroke before joining Stingrays

  • Development of freestyle and backstroke techniques

  • Focus on proper side breathing during freestyle

  • Introduce breaststroke techniques

  • Goal: Swim freestyle independently for 12 ½ meters (1/2 length of the pool) without stopping, while using side breathing; swim backstroke independently for 10 feet and be familiar with breaststroke

Sharks/Level 4: Intermediate Free & Back, Beginner Breaststroke and Intro to Butterfly

  • Available as Semi-Private or Private Lessons Only

  • Swimmers should be able to swim freestyle independently for 12½ meters (1/2 the length of the lap pool) without stopping, while using side breathing; swim backstroke independently for 10 feet and be familiar with breaststroke before joining Sharks

  • Beginner development of breaststroke techniques

  • Introduce butterfly techniques

  • Intermediate stroke development of backstroke and freestyle

  • Goal: Increase swim distance to 25 meters (1 length of the pool)

Individual Stroke Development: Available as Private Lessons Only

  • Available as Semi-Private or Private Lessons Only

  • Individualized instruction and technique development of competitive strokes

  • Instructor will develop an individualized plan based on student’s need


Payment Information

Lawson is working towards accepting credit card payments in the future; for the 2019 season, classes can be paid by cash or check.

  • All classes must be paid-in-full ONE (1) WEEK prior to the class start date.

  • Checks should be made out to Trident Pool Group; please write your child’s name in the memo line.

  • Payments WILL NOT be accepted by the Trident Group Lifeguards.

  • Final Resident Verification will be completed at payment.

Payments can be mailed to: Trident Pool Group, Attn: Lawson Swim Lessons, 358 Crompton Street, Charlotte, NC 28273

OR

Payments can be made in person to the Braesael Representative: Lawson Mill House, Tuesdays 8:00am-2:00pm