• JUSTICE
  • JUDGMENT
  • DEPENDABILITY
  • INITIATIVE
  • DECISIVENESS
  • TACT
  • INTEGRITY
  • ENTHUSIASM
  • BEARING
  • COURAGE
  • KNOWLEDGE
  • LOYALTY
  • ENDURANCE
  • HONOR
  • COURAGE
  • COMMITMENT





Swim Qualification

A MINIMUM OF THIRD CLASS IS REQUIRED FOR PROGRESSION IN THE PROGRAM

Swim Skills Assessment:  

  • Shallow Water swim - 15 yds in water chest deep  
  • Deep Water swim - 15 yds in water over the head  
  • Tread water for 1 minute  
  • Prone Float for 1 minute  
 
Third Class Swimmer:  
  • Successful completion of Swim Skills Assessment  
  • Deep Water jump - from a minimum height of 5 feet  
  • 50-yard swim - demonstrating front crawl, breaststroke, backstroke, elementary backstroke  
  • 5-minute Prone Float  
  • Shirt and Trouser Inflation  

 
Second Class Swimmer:  
  • Successful completion of Third Class Swimmer
  • 100-yard swim
  • 25 yds front crawl
  • 25 yds breaststroke
  • 25 yds backstroke
  • 25 yds elementary backstroke  
  • 5-minute Prone Float Back Float