Infant Swimming Resource is the safest provider of Self-Rescue™ swimming lessons for children 6 months to 6 years of age. Going beyond traditional swim instruction, ISR teaches children how to survive in the water.
For more than 50 years, Infant Swimming Resource (ISR) has been teaching children critical Self-Rescue™ skills -- giving children the competence and confidence to safely enjoy the water. ISR’s technique teaches babies from 6 months to 6 years of age how to save themselves if they were to end up in the water alone.
With ISR, your child’s safety is our first priority. Each lesson is uniquely tailored to your child’s needs based on comprehensive assessment and continual monitoring of your child’s health and skill attainment. Because, every child learns at his or her own pace, your child will be gently guided through each skill level.
Children at different ages will learn different skill sets.
Hold their breath underwater
Roll onto their back
Float unassisted until help arrives
Perform these skills in a swim diaper and then fully clothed
Hold their breath underwater
Swim with their head down
Roll onto their back to float
Swim to the side of the pool
Perform these skills in a bathing suit and then fully clothed
All of the previous skills
All four swim strokes
Can learn to snorkel and go on to win surf contests!
ISR has safely delivered over 8 million lessons teaching water Self-Rescue skills to more than 300,000 infants and toddlers and has educated parents and medical experts nationwide on water safety techniques and proven instruction methods.
To date, ISR has 800+ documented cases of children using ISR techniques to save themselves from drowning.
Your child is not the only one who will learn during lessons. Infant Swimming Resource’s program includes comprehensive parent education on aquatic safety and drowning prevention.
ISR Instructors are the most highly trained and qualified instructors in any swimming program in the country and must undergo strict re-certification testing annually. Each instructor is academically trained and tested in areas such as child psychology, physiology, anatomy and behavioral science to provide the safest lesson possible for your child. In addition, each instructor spends a minimum of 60 hours hands on, supervised in-water training working with actual students before being considered for certification.
Please visit our national website for even more information at www.infantswim.com to find an instructor in America or one of our international instructors. We now have ISR in over 20 countries around the world.
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ISR Non-Discrimination Policy: Infant Swimming Resource, LLC ("ISR") complies with all federal and state laws and regulations and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion or disability. It is the policy of ISR to provide reasonable accommodations to its disabled applicants and students, with the provision of appropriate documentation of the need for the accommodation