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Safe Swim Arlington Instructors


Quality instructors and programming is what makes a great swim school.  At Safe Swim Arlington, all of our instructors are top-notch aquatic professionals.  Each of our instructors have completed thorough background checks and are certified by the American Red Cross.  Each instructor comes from a strong swimming background and most have been through our program, at some point in their lives.  Our only business is swimming and we do it with a passion!


Program Director - Eric Briscoe


Eric holds a Bachelor's degree in Social Studies Composite with a minor in Education as well as a Master's degree in Kinesiology.  He has been involved in swimming for nearly 30 years.  Eric managed a large swim school in the area for several years and has been an active swim coach since 1993 and has coached teams at various levels including local club leagues, UIL High School Teams, and USA Swimming Teams. 



Site Supervisor - Lauren Black


Lauren began swimming at the age of eight for Emler’s Swim school and then swam for Lamar High School for four years.  She has worked for MARS as a swim lessons instructor for several summers during summer breaks from college.  She has been a certified Lifeguard for 5 years.  Lauren graduated in May of 2009 from the University of the Ozarks with a BA in Religion.  She is also the youth director for Emmanuel Presbyterian Church of Bedford and the Head Swim Coach for Nolan Catholic High School. 

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