The premier one-stop website for live, interactive learning experiences. Live, interactive learning experiences.


Swimming with the Sharks - Adults

from Byrnes Health Education Center

Program image

The ocean is powerful, exciting, scary and unpredictable - just like communicating with the people around you. Swimming with the Sharks focuses on assertive communication styles. Learn how to communicate in healthy, effective ways and build better personal and professional relationships.

Program Rating

This program has not yet been evaluated.

Book it!

About This Program


By Request: $195.00

Schedule five of the same program on the same day and receive one for free!


One 45 minute session

Target Audience

Education: Adult Learners

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:


Primary Disciplines

Health/Physical Education, Character Education

Program Delivery Mode


Booking Information

Book it!

Receive this program and 9 more for one low price when you purchase the CILC Virtual Expeditions package. Learn more

For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

A fee of 25% will be charged to sites that cancel with 15-3 days notice.
A full 100% fee will be charged to sites that cancel with less than 48 hours notice.
No fee will be changed to programs cancelled due to natural causes or technical problems.

About This Provider

Content Provider logo


Byrnes Health Education Center

York, PA
United States

Located in Central Pennsylvania, the Byrnes Health Education Center is an organization who is dedicated to the misson of educating and inspiring healthy choices in people of all ages.  Our team is proud to offer a variety of health education programming for students in Pre-K thru Grade 12.  Broadcasting LIVE from The Center's teaching theaters, students are engaged through interactive exhibits & props, and presented content that adheres to national education standards.  Subject areas include Character Education/Bullying Prevention, Drug Education, General Health, Human Growth & Development, Nutrition & Fitness, Oral Health and Safety & Disease Prevention.  Each of our programs are mapped to all 50 state educational standards as well as those in Canada.  We are passionate about health education and are thrilled to be partnering with you!

Nikole Tome, MPH, MCHES

Program Details


1. Examine various styles of communication.
2. Communication assessment quiz.
3. Review characteristics of Passive, Passive Aggressive, Aggressive and Assertive styles of communication.
4. Assertive verbal elements.
5. Verbal vs. Non-Verbal communication.
6. Dealing with conflict and conflict associated with difficult people.
7. Building rapport.
8. Listening skills.
9. Steps to increase cooperation and credibility.


At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
1. Explore different styles of communication.
2. Examine healthy communication skills.
3. Handle difficult situations and people while maintaining personal health in a professional demeanor.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

Aligns with Healthy People 2020 guidelines including:

Health related quality of life and Well-Being: health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is a multi-dimensional concept that includes domains related to physical, mental, emotional, and social functioning.

Occupational Safety and Health: to prevent diseases, injuries, and deaths that are due to working conditions.

Social Determinants of Health: to create social and physical environments that promote good health for all.

State Standards

Pennsylvania Health, Safety, & Physical Education
10.1.9 A
10.1.12 A, B
10.3.9 C
10.4.12 F