Mermaid School: Professional Development
Mermaid School: Professional Development
This program has been replaced with our fin-credible Finternship (Mermaid in Training Internship) Program. To learn more please CLICK HERE.
If you need specialized coaching and video recording abilities for demo reels etc. please sign up for a Private Lesson by clicking here.
Are you already an excellent swimmer and want to take your background in synchronized swimming, swim team, or mermaiding to the next level?
Sheroes Entertainment's amazing Go Pro Mermaid Experience provides an unforgettable in-water swimming experience where you meet, greet, and train with our real professional mermaids from Hollywood. Learn the secrets of how we talk under water, perfect a perfect flip, hit a mark like a pro, and have expert assistance in making your very own underwater demo reel to share with your friends and family.
With only two total spaces available per month this experience is one of the rarest and most incredible mermaid experiences in the country - a true look behind the silver screen where YOU are welcomed as a part of the team.
Please note that price is PER PERSON.
- Finstructor led in-water orientation and background in mermaiding with one of the company's top mermaid trainers.
- Reserved pool space for training.
- LA Mermaid School provided fabric mermaid tail rental for in-water learning - participants may also bring their own
- 1:1 mermaid swim training and interactions with the professional mermaid staff, participating in the real drills, skills, and swim sequences that they do to prepare for their largest shows.
- Mermaid character development coaching.
- Expert buoyancy control and underwater modeling transitions coaching.
- Equalization and underwater work background and theory.
- Land-based pose advice and coaching.
- Integration in to choreographed drills and skills to showcase the participant.
- Shower facility.
- Edited 1 minute demo reel underwater video of the participants sent 1 week after experience.
EXPERIENCE SWIM SAFETY NOTES & OTHER DETAILS
- Participants must be at least 16 years of age, photo ID required such as a driver's license required, and in good health
- All participants, or a legal guardian, will be required to sign a liability release form before beginning the experience
- Strong swimming ability is imperative for this program. To be able to participate in this experience a participant must:
- Be able to swim underwater 20 feet
- Tread water for two minutes
- Do a 50 yard / 150 feet freestyle (front crawl stroke) without stopping, standing, or having swimming difficulty AND without any floatation device assistance
- Overall program lasts about 1.5 hours and is subject to change
- In-water experience lasts approximately 1 hour
- Participants will be required to bring and wear a swimsuit with goggles while in the water
- Participants must remove all jewelry prior to entering the water
- No smoking is permitted at any time
- Due to the special nature of this program, space is limited and early reservations are recommended
- An underwater video camera will be available during the in-water interaction with a 1 minute demo reel provided within 30 calendar days of the experience.
- Each participant is welcome to bring one non-swimming guest to take photos on their own phone or camera during the experience.
- Dates, program, professional mermaids in attendance, prices, and fees are subject to change without notice
All Go Pro Mermaid Experiences are held at Rancho Simi Community Park and Pool, 1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065. Location subject to pool availability - if a reschedule is needed due to a facility issue we will either offer a free reschedule or inform people with reservations of an alternate location.
- Reschedules 30 days or more of your reservation date will be honored as long as a future class has space. Only one reschedule is allowed per person.
- Cancellations within 30 days of your reservation date will not be refunded
- All events are subject to change and/or cancellation due to staff availability
- Experiences are not cancelled due to inclement weather; program will still be offered except in the event of lightning
KEEP IN TOUCH
Currently enrolled and past students of LA Mermaid School mermaid classes, workshops, and photo shoots are encouraged to stay in contact with other mermaid friends through our Mermaid Club. Please CLICK HERE to request access.