Recreation & Leisure Courses

About Recreation & Leisure At PSC

Fall Classes can be  viewed online by clicking this link https://access.pensacolastate.edu/conted/welcome.asp?site=0

The mission of the Continuing Education Unit is to be a strong link between the college and community by offering courses and programs for lifelong learning, recreation and leisure, and cultural events at a reasonable price and convenient to students of all ages.

Use the links on this page to browse our course offerings. If you have any questions please call our office at 850-484-1797, or email us at ce@pensacolastate.edu.

Calendar of Events

Recreation & Leisure Course Registration Options

Register on-Line

  • You may register on-line by pressing Register Now button below.  Follow prompts using shopping cart and pay with credit card. For more detailed instructions, please see our Online Registration Instructions.
  • You may register using your Spyglass account.

Register in Person

  • You may register in person at any of the following locations:
    • Registration Center, Pensacola Campus; Building 2
    • Student Services Office; Warrington Campus; Building 3600
    • Student Services Office, Milton Campus; Building 4200
  • Complete the registration form at the registration area or bring a completed form with you.
  • After you register on one of the campuses and pay your fees, you will receive your schedule.
  • In-person registration is available throughout the semester.
  • Continuing Education Registration Form – please download, print, complete and bring with you to any Pensacola State College campus or site.

Register Using Mail

  • To register by mail, complete all sections of the Continuing Education Registration Form.
  • Mail the completed form with your payment (do not send cash) to:

    Pensacola State College Cashier’s Office
    1000 College Boulevard
    Pensacola, Florida 32504-8998.

  • Your schedule will be mailed to you.

Register Using Night Depository

  • The night depository can be used on the Pensacola campus (Bldg. 2) any time and on the
    Milton (Bldg. 4200) and Warrington (Bldg. 3600) campuses until 9 p.m. Monday – Thursday.
  • Complete a Continuing Education Registration Form
  • Place it in the night depository with payment (no cash).
  • Payment must be by check, money order, American Express, VISA or MasterCard.
  • Your schedule will be mailed to you.

 

For assistance, contact

Continuing Education Office

(850) 484-1797

E-mail us!

Driver Improvement Courses

The Continuing Education Department offers a variety of driver improvement courses! These courses comply with section 318.1451 Florida Statute.

  • Motorcycle Safety Foundation Basic Rider Course – 15 hours; This course is designed for drivers that wish to obtain their motorcycle endorsement. Offered every weekend on Pensacola campus
  • ONLINE COURSES: (These courses are taught on-line using American Safety Council Instructors and curriculum.)
  • Advanced Driver Improvement (ADI) – 12 hours; This course is designed for drivers that have a suspended and/or revoked driver’s license due to multiple traffic citations.
  • Basic Driver Improvement (BDI) – 4 hours; This course is designed for drivers who have received a minor traffic citation. Note: Students must have their citation number and driver’s license accessible.
  • First-Time Driver’s Course– 4 hours; This course is designed to familiarize first-time drivers with lawful and courteous driving habits. Meets the requirements for TLSAE.
  • Judge Ordered Traffic Course – 8 hours; This course will fulfill the requirement of a 8-hour traffic class that a court or judge has ordered.
  • Mature Driver Course – 6 hours; This course is designed for drivers over 55 with a Florida Driver’s License to save money on car insurance by taking a 6-hour prevention course.

For more information, contact Continuing Education office at (850)484-1797 or at ce@pensacolastate.edu Please note: We DO NOT have any “Behind the Wheel” driving courses

Pensacola State College Gymnastics Recreation Class Descriptions

Services provided by Panhandle Perfection Gymnastics

Session 1: September 24, 2018 – November 3, 2018
Session 2: November 5, 2018 – December 22, 2018
(No classes November 19-24 2018)

Girls' Gymnastics

Girls’ Beginner – (6 hours)

This class is for girls ages 6 and up who have never participated in gymnastics or done minimal gymnastics before. Gymnasts will learn basic form, technique, and fundamental skills on each event while developing coordination, body awareness and balance.

Girls’ Advanced Beginner – (6 hours)

For girls ages 6 and up who can demonstrate competency in beginner skills. This class will allow the gymnast to build on the beginner-level skills to prepare her for future recreation classes or toward our team track.

Girls’ Intermediate – (9 hours)

Girls who have attained a majority of the skills taught in Advanced Beginner are eligible for the Intermediate class. The class emphasizes skill perfection and amplitude, performing combinations, and enhancing strength and balance.

Girls Advanced – (12 hours)

Girls not wishing to participate in our gymnastics team program but have a desire to continue building more and more advanced skills are recommended for our advanced class.

Boys' Gymnastics

Boys’ Beginner – (6 hours)

This class is for boys ages 6 and up who have never participated in gymnastics or done minimal gymnastics before. Gymnasts will learn basic form, technique, and fundamental skills on each event while developing coordination, body awareness and balance.

Boys’ Advanced Beginner – (6 hours)

For boys ages 6 and up who can demonstrate competency in Beginner skills. This class will allow the gymnast to build on the Beginner-level skills to prepare him for future recreation classes or toward our team track.

Boys’ Intermediate – (9 hours)

Boys who have attained a majority of the skills taught in Advanced Beginner are eligible for the Intermediate class. The class emphasizes skill perfection and amplitude, performing combinations, and enhancing strength and balance.

Boys’ Advanced – (12 hours)

Boys not wishing to participate in the gymnastics team program but have a desire to continue building more and more advanced skills are recommended for our advanced class.

Tumbling

Tumbling – (6 hours)

Athletes will develop basic skills continuing through advanced skills in tumbling utilizing our spring floor, our tumble track and other training tools to build skills needed for tumbling.

Parent / Child

Parent/Child 1 – (3 hours)

Our parent/child classes are for very young children (newborn – 12 months) accompanied by their parents who seek to establish a bond while at the same time developing the baby’s coordination, general motor skills, balance and strength. Both child and parent need to register (a separate, non-fee course is provided for registration of parent).

Parent/Child 2 – (4.5 hours)

This class for children ages 1 year – 3 years teaches socialization with other children while developing basic gymnastics skills, coordination, strength and stretching techniques. Both child and parent need to register (a separate, non-fee course is provided for registration of parent).

Parent/Child-1 Parent and Parent/Child-2 Parent – (3-hour and 4.5-hour courses)

These courses pair with Parent/Child 1 and Parent/Child 2; these non-fee courses provide for registration of parent attending with child who is enrolled in the fee course to receive instruction.

Preschool

Preschool 1 – (6 hours)

Boys and girls ages 3 to 4 years will be introduced to the basic concepts of gymnastics using a variety of stations. Emphasis is placed upon following directions, developing loco-motor skills, and learning basic gymnastics concepts.

Preschool 2 – (6 hours)

Boys and girls will continue to learn the fundamentals of gymnastics on various apparatus. This level encourages skill mastery, enhanced coordination, flexibility, and strength, as well as, reinforces behaviors (listening, memorization, demonstration, turn-taking, etc.) required of children entering or already in school.

Preschool 3, Girls’ – (6 hours)

Girls ages 5-to-6 will learn to transition to larger-sized equipment, preparing children for beginner classes in the big gym.

Preschool 3, Boys’ – (6 hours)

Boys ages 5-to-6 will learn to transition to larger-sized equipment, preparing children for beginner classes in the big gym.

Advanced Preschool – (7.5 hours)

Advanced Preschool is an invitation-only class for girls’ ages 4-6 that prepares preschool age gymnasts to participate in USA Gymnastics’ Talent Opportunity Program. It teaches necessary basic skills for physical abilities testing and gears the gymnasts toward PPGs team program.

FAQs

Can I sign my child up for a class that is not in their age group?

No, all children must be in a class that is appropriate for their age as listed in the course schedule. If your child has a birthday before the fourth class meeting then they may go into the class that is appropriate for the age they will be turning.

How do I register?

Register on-Line

  • You may register on-line by clicking here Register Now.  Follow prompts using shopping cart and pay with credit card. For more detailed instructions, please see our Online Registration Instructions.
  • You may register using your Spyglass account.

Where are you located?

We are located on the Pensacola State College main campus in Building 19 directly in front of the track with our own parking lot. PSC Map

What should my child wear?

Gymnastics class students should wear athletic type clothing with no buttons or zippers. Leotards are available for sale at the gym if they would like to wear one. Shirts should be tucked in. No shoes needed. No big ear rings and no rings or bracelets.  Hair should be pulled back and out of child’s face.
Cheerleaders and tumbling classes should were athletic clothing and a shirt tucked in. Please no oversized t-shirts; it is unsafe while being spotted. They can go with or without cheer shoes

About Kid's College At PSC

For Ages 6 years old – 12 years old

We are looking forward to providing you with a summer of quality courses that are fun, interesting, and challenging. Please be assured that Kids’ College students will be supervised at all times — in class, out of class, changing of classes, and during lunch. Thank you for choosing Kids’ College for fun, interesting, and challenging courses for your children this summer. If you have any questions please call our office at 850-484-1797, or email us at ce@pensacolastate.edu.

Requirements To Participate

  1. Complete the Check-out and Emergency Form.*
  2. Complete the Acceptable Behavior Standard Agreement.*
  3. Register and pay for classes online at Register or on any campus; or by mail.
  4. Register your child based on their age during program.
  5. Bring or purchase lunch if child attends full day of classes.

Kids College 2018 Catalog

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Important Information

  • Kids’ College is from 8 a.m.–4:45 p.m. each day in separate age groupings.
  • Choose one course in each time slot.
  • Drop off 7–8 a.m. and pick up by 5:30 p.m. (no extra fee).
  • A minimum enrollment requirement is needed in order for class to make.
  • Class enrollment will be limited to insure quality of instruction.
  • Parents will need to come into Building 96 to sign students in and out of Kids’ College.
  • Anyone picking up a child must present a picture I.D. in order to sign out students.

Transportation for Escambia County Parents (or other adults designated by parent) are responsible for drop-off and pick up for their children. Parents may drop-off their children as early as 7:00 a.m. and must pick up their children no later than 5:30 p.m. from the Kids’ College Headquarters, Building 96.

Cancellation — All Kids’ College courses are self-supporting and must have a minimum number of students in order for courses to meet. The College reserves the right to cancel any class that does not meet the minimum enrollment requirements.

Age — Students must be at least 6 years old to enroll and must have attended Kindergarten. All students must be between 6 and 12 years of age during the dates of the program.

Lunch Break — Plan to bring or purchase lunch each full day of classes. Supervised lunch will be from noon until 12:45 p.m. each day. Students can purchase a lunch at a nominal fee from Subway. Orders and payments need to be placed online at www.subway.com the night before or in the morning by 9 a.m., each day to store #51296. Subway lunches will be ready for students when they arrive in the Student Center, 1000 College Blvd., bldg. 5.

Snacks — Students are encouraged to bring snacks and bottled water. They need them in containers that they must carry throughout the day.

Refunds — All requests for refunds must be received in the Continuing Education Office in writing prior to the beginning of the 2nd class.

Tax Information — Pensacola State is an educational institution. We are not a registered daycare provider; therefore we cannot furnish you with a daycare provider number for tax purposes. The taxpayer identification number for Pensacola State College is 59-1207555.

 

Suggestions For Success

  1. Children should wear comfortable play clothes that are easily cleaned.
  2. Talk with your child about safety issues.
  3. If this is your child’s first experience at Pensacola State College, we suggest that you visit the campus before the classes start.
  4. Give your child a written list of their classes.

Aquatics Classes Offered

The Aquatics Program at Pensacola State College offers a wide variety of classes Monday through Saturday.  Students may work at their own ability while enjoying the water environment. All aquatic classes are offered under the supervision of the Continuing  Education Department.  Classes are water exercise in the shallow and deep end of the pool, lap swimming with a coach, swim lessons for adults and children, and lifeguard training classes.  Registration is required for all classes.
Registration for classes (required for all courses):

  • On the internet:   Click “Register Now” option.
  • Walk In:  Register in person at any Pensacola State college campus Registration Office between 7:30am-4:00pm. 
  • Mail In:  Mail your completed Continuing Education registration form, with payment information (do not send cash) to:  Pensacola State College Cashier Office, 1000 College Blvd., Pensacola, FL 32504

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Pensacola, Florida 32504
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Pensacola, Florida 32504

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