Pittsburgh Elite Aquatics - Upper St. Clair Location - Learn to Dive Program

Check back for future clinics in the Spring of 2018

Click here to begin the registration process (currently closed)

AAU Diving Insurance is REQUIRED 

  • All Divers must have current AAU insurance coverage to participate on the first day of class.
  • You may either 1) obtain your own insurance through the AAU website and forward a copy of your insurance certificate to treasurer-usc@peaqpgh.org or 2) complete the insurance form (click on the AAU Diving Insurance is REQUIRED link above) and send the completed form, along with a check for $16.00 in the following manner:
    • mail the form, along with a check for $16.00 made out to Upper St. Clair Swim Club to:
      • Richard Novak, 3435 Mohawk Road, Pittsburgh, PA  15241
    • or email a pdf file of the AAU form to treasurer-usc@peaqpgh.org and send a check for $16.00 to the address noted above.
  • Please allow enough time for the Club to process your form with AAU (at least one full day).  You will not be allowed to participate in the class if you do not have insurance!

Insurance coverage runs from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018; once you pay the fees and are enrolled in the AAU insurance program, you will be covered through August 31, 2018.


Learn to Dive - Level Descriptions

Skills Required to Participate in Advanced Diving:
  • Front Dive
  • Back Dive
  • Inward
  • 1 Twisting Dive
  • Front Flip or Front 1.5
  • Back Flip
Skills Required to Participate in Intermediate Diving:
  • Basic Understanding of Forward Hurdle and Back Take Offs
  • Front Dive Tuck and/or Pike
  • Front Somersault or Front 1 1/2
  • Back Dive
  • Progress on Inward Category
Skills Taught in Beginner Diving:
  • Proper Approach
  • Back Take-off
  • Front Jump in the Tuck, Pike, and Straight Position with Approach
  • Front Dive Tuck and/or Back Dive with Proper Back Take-off

Refund/Cancelation/Make-Up Policy
Refund Policy
No refunds will be offered after the start of the session.
Cancelation Policy
If a lesson needs to be canceled for any reason, a make-up lesson will be scheduled. The make-up lesson will be scheduled on the same day of the week and time as the canceled lesson, if possible. There are no refunds for canceled lessons.
Make-Up Policy
No make-up lessons are available for lessons missed by registrants.