Fitness & Wellness

Beginning Swimming for Adults
Jun 01 - Jun 24
TTH7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
AVC_1088_03 - Kittner, Melissa
There are currently 0 out of 8 spots remaining.

Calling all adults who never learned to swim - there is no time like the present! This course is designed specifically for adults to learn the basics of swimming and to encourage those adults who want to improve their skills and confidence in the water. Instructor Missy Kittner will put you at ease and teach you the techniques to enjoy the pool. After this course, you will have no excuse not to ""jump in."" Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. The class will meet at The Center of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church. Students must be 18 years of age or older to register. Columbus Avenue Baptist Church requires the completion of a liability waiver to take this class. When registering for this class through this website, understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class.

The class will meet at The Center of Columbus Ave Baptist Church at 1115 Columbus Ave Waco, TX 76701. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Please do not bring children to class. Students must be 18 years of age or older to register. Please complete the liability form above digitally or bring the printable form to class.

$69.00
Beginning Swimming for Adults
Aug 03 - Aug 19
TTH7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
AVC_1088_04 - Kittner, Melissa
There are currently 6 out of 8 spots remaining.

Calling all adults who never learned to swim - there is no time like the present! This course is designed specifically for adults to learn the basics of swimming and to encourage those adults who want to improve their skills and confidence in the water. Instructor Missy Kittner will put you at ease and teach you the techniques to enjoy the pool. After this course, you will have no excuse not to ""jump in."" Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. The class will meet at The Center of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church. Students must be 18 years of age or older to register. Columbus Avenue Baptist Church requires the completion of a liability waiver to take this class. When registering for this class through this website, understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class.

The class will meet at The Center of Columbus Ave Baptist Church at 1115 Columbus Ave Waco, TX 76701. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Please do not bring children to class. Students must be 18 years of age or older to register. Please complete the liability form above digitally or bring the printable form to class.

$69.00
YMCA SCUBA Certification
Jun 03 - Jun 24
TH6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AVC_5234_02 - Pereira, Kristi
There are currently 4 out of 5 spots remaining

Imagine the possibilities with your very own SCUBA certification! This entry level course, in partnership with the YMCA of Central Texas, will provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills to safely dive in open water. You will learn about modern dive equipment, diving sciences, responsible diving practices, and the environment. You will be taught in the comfort of confined water as well as open water from your certified instructor. Please note: after you attend the first scheduled class, the remainder of your classes will be scheduled based on individual availability. This class is for students 13 years old and up. Class will meet at the YMCA of Central Texas, located at 6800 Harvey Dr.
$80.00
YMCA SCUBA Certification
Jul 08 - Jul 29
TH6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AVC_5234_03 - Pereira, Kristi
There are currently 2 out of 5 spots remaining

Imagine the possibilities with your very own SCUBA certification! This entry level course, in partnership with the YMCA of Central Texas, will provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills to safely dive in open water. You will learn about modern dive equipment, diving sciences, responsible diving practices, and the environment. You will be taught in the comfort of confined water as well as open water from your certified instructor. Please note: after you attend the first scheduled class, the remainder of your classes will be scheduled based on individual availability. This class is for students 13 years old and up. Class will meet at the YMCA of Central Texas, located at 6800 Harvey Dr.
$80.00
YMCA SCUBA Certification
Aug 05 - Aug 26
TH6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AVC_5234_04 - Pereira, Kristi
There are currently 5 out of 5 spots remaining

Imagine the possibilities with your very own SCUBA certification! This entry level course, in partnership with the YMCA of Central Texas, will provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills to safely dive in open water. You will learn about modern dive equipment, diving sciences, responsible diving practices, and the environment. You will be taught in the comfort of confined water as well as open water from your certified instructor. Please note: after you attend the first scheduled class, the remainder of your classes will be scheduled based on individual availability. This class is for students 13 years old and up. Class will meet at the YMCA of Central Texas, located at 6800 Harvey Dr.
$80.00
Easy Fitness Blend
Jun 14 - Aug 20
MWF11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
AVC_6121_07 - Lina, Kathy
There are currently 9 out of 36 spots remaining.

This popular blended class uses easy-to-follow dance steps and routines, stretching and gentle yoga postures, hand weights, music, and relaxation techniques. This program is an enjoyable way to exercise and improve health. Have fun while improving balance, strength, and stamina. Instructor, Kathy Lina will guide you through this class that is great for all ages whether you are a beginner or experienced! Bring a mat, refillable water bottle, and two hand weights of 1-3 pounds (optional). Registration fee includes attending all three days as an option. The class will meet at Crestview Church of Christ Community Center, 7129 Delhi Rd. Waco, TX.

The class will meet at Crestview Church of Christ Community Center, 7129 Delhi Rd. Waco, TX. Bring a floor mat, towel, two hand weights of 1 to 3 pounds, whatever is appropriate for your strength, and a refillable water bottle. NOTE: Registration fee includes all three days as an option!

$69.00
Lifeguard Training
Jun 01 - Jun 04
TWTHF9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FITT_1045_02 - Pereira, Kristi
There are currently 5 out of 5 spots remaining

Whether you are looking for a summer job or a career as a professional lifeguard, the YMCA of Central Texas' Lifeguard Training will give you the skills you need not only to keep others safe in and around the water but also to help save their lives in the event of an emergency. By the end of this course you will need to pass a series of exams with a score of 80% or better, as well as achieve a pass rating on all in-water skills. This class will be held at the YMCA of Central Texas, located at 6800 Harvey Dr.
$200.00
Lifeguard Training
Jun 15 - Jun 18
TWTHF9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FITT_1045_03 - Pereira, Kristi
There are currently 4 out of 5 spots remaining

Whether you are looking for a summer job or a career as a professional lifeguard, the YMCA of Central Texas' Lifeguard Training will give you the skills you need not only to keep others safe in and around the water but also to help save their lives in the event of an emergency. By the end of this course you will need to pass a series of exams with a score of 80% or better, as well as achieve a pass rating on all in-water skills. This class will be held at the YMCA of Central Texas, located at 6800 Harvey Dr.
$200.00
Lifeguard Training
Jul 13 - Jul 16
TWTHF9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FITT_1045_04 - Pereira, Kristi
There are currently 5 out of 5 spots remaining

Whether you are looking for a summer job or a career as a professional lifeguard, the YMCA of Central Texas' Lifeguard Training will give you the skills you need not only to keep others safe in and around the water but also to help save their lives in the event of an emergency. By the end of this course you will need to pass a series of exams with a score of 80% or better, as well as achieve a pass rating on all in-water skills. This class will be held at the YMCA of Central Texas, located at 6800 Harvey Dr.
$200.00
Lifeguard Training
Aug 10 - Aug 13
TWTHF9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FITT_1045_05 - Pereira, Kristi
There are currently 5 out of 5 spots remaining

Whether you are looking for a summer job or a career as a professional lifeguard, the YMCA of Central Texas' Lifeguard Training will give you the skills you need not only to keep others safe in and around the water but also to help save their lives in the event of an emergency. By the end of this course you will need to pass a series of exams with a score of 80% or better, as well as achieve a pass rating on all in-water skills. This class will be held at the YMCA of Central Texas, located at 6800 Harvey Dr.
$200.00
Intro. To Football Officiating
Jun 01 - Jun 22
T6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FITT_1095_16 - Wenzel, Steven
There are currently 199 out of 200 spots remaining.

Interested in becoming a football official? This course will provide the tools and knowledge needed to hit the ground running when the season starts. Part classroom and part on-field application, this course teaches football officiating mechanics, rules application, game film review, and case situations. This class is taught by Waco Football Chapter officials.
$25.00