Pool Cool is a program that teaches sun safety and how to protect oneself from the sun’s harmful UV rays among young children (five-ten years old), their families and aquatics staff of the pool. Pool Cool is a summer-long program that consists of 8- three minute lessons that are taught to the children patronizing pool. The lessons are packed full of information on how the sun affects the human body. These lessons are not only helpful, but fun for the kids as well.
This program has been known to be an effective program in improving children’s sun safety knowledge, habits, and sunscreen use. Not only does this program help children, it also helps to improve sun protection policies at swimming pools.