Whether it’s a field trip to a local community pool, aquatic waterpark or a natural body of water, we know that off-site aquatic programming is an important—and hugely valuable—part of summer programming.
We also know that off-site programming adds some risk when you don't have as much control over the environment and culture. It is important that you are choosing locations that have lifeguards on duty and the proper safety measures in place.
We recommend visiting the location in-person to learn more about their safety practices. There are five priorities you want to ask about when visiting the location: