Frequently Asked Questions

Before Registering

Does my child need to have experience to practice Diving?


No. Your child does not need to have any experience to start diving.




How old does my child needs to be to start practice?


Youe child needs to be at least 6 year old and must swim comfortable in the deep end.




Is the Miami Diving a competitive team?


Yes! The Miami Diving team is a competitive program. We are part of the Florida Gold Coast Diving Association, United States Diving, and the Athletic Amateur Union. ​The team participates in competitions for different levels: club, regional and National Championships level.




My child has not taken diving classes before. Where should I start?


If this is the first time your child takes diving lessons, he or she will start with the Learn to Dive program. The goal of this program is to introduce basic diving skills required for the safe practice of diving. After finishing the Learn To Dive program (8 Lessons), divers will be moved to the Future Champions program. Children will take a minimum of two lessons per week. Lessons will be scheduled on availability. Contact us for scheduling





Registration

How do I register my child?


You must contact out office to check on availability. Once you have the schedule set to register for the Learn to Dive, Future Champion or Junior Olympics, you must register your child with USA Diving and AAU (Athletic Amateur Union) organization first. Below you will find links and instructions on how to register with both organization. After registering with both organizations, then you can fill out our online lessons registration.




How to Register with USA Diving?


USA Diving is the governing body for the sport. To register folllow the instructions below:

  • If this is the first time registering wit USA Diving, click on Join USA Diving. If you already have a membership, log in and renew your membership.
  • For Junior Olympic (JO) divers competing at Regional, Zones, and National Championships select Competitive Gold Membership $75. For Learn to Dive or Future Champion divers competing at a local level select Competitive Blue Membership $20.
  • Select the Local Diving Association in which you reside or train: FLA Gold Coast.
  • Select the club with which you train or are affiliated: Miami Diving.
  • Fill out your child’s information then click continue and waiver.
  • Then you will be ask to pay with MasterCard or Visa. Click Join and you are all set.
  • If you need any help, please contact me USA Diving at 317-237-5252




Do I need to get both Memberships?


Yes!




How to register with AAU?


Go to AAU Diving and follow instruction below:

  • When asked for Program select Youth Program.
  • When asked for Sport select Diving.
  • When asked for Coverage Extended (AB) $16.
  • When asked Are they a member of a club? Select Yes
  • When asked for AAU Club Code write WY6BT5.
  • Enter your child or children information.
  • On Term and condition click on I have read and agree.
  • Sign Digital Agreement press continue then click on Checkout
  • You do not need to by a T-shirt. Scroll down an click on
  • You can create an account if you wish or continue as a Guest.
  • Fill out credit card information and press continue.





Summer Camp

How old does my child needs to be to be part of the camp?


The camp is design from children 6 and older. Your child does not need to have any experience to be part of the camp.




What activities do the campers do at the camp?


The objective of the Summer Diving Camp is for Children 6 and older to learn, improve, and have fun by switching station using our dry-land area which includes extensive use of the trampoline, mats, and diving workouts to improve dives in the water. Each group will be divided by age and ability. Diving Camp Schedule: 8:45 - 9:00 Drop-off
9:00 - 10:00 Stretching, Conditioning (Kids are divided in different groups and stations)
10:00 - 11:30 Diving Instruction (Skill are instructed by age and ability)
11:30 - 12:15 Lunch* (Children can bring or buy lunch)
12:15 - 12:45 Game Room (Games , Art and Craft, Movies)
12:45 - 2:15 Diving Instruction (Skill are instructed by age and ability, Water Games, etc.)
2:15 - 2:30 Pick-up (Pick-up)




What does my child needs for the camp?


Please include in the dive bag: a towel, sun block, sandals, and a sweater. Please apply sunblock before coming to the pool. We will reapply after our lunch break.




What time is drop off and pick up?


Drop-off time is at the pool between 8:45am and 9:00am and Pick-up time is 2:30pm. Drop off is at the pool desk and pick up will be done at the circle at the end of Stanford Dr.




Can I sign up my child for a week at a time?


Yes. You do not have to sign up for more that one week. However, we cannot assure that a spot will be availble for another week. Limited spaces available!





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