The advantage to franchising is
that, with the
right opportunity, it provides you with a series of benefits that it
might take years to develop on your own – if you develop them at all.
The KIDS FIRST® Swim Schools opportunity gives you the ready-made
framework within which to build a successful business.
As a KIDS FIRST® Swim Schools
will enjoy job security as your own boss, working with a business model
that has a proven success formula. The KIDS FIRST® Swim Schools
opportunity provides you with ownership of a unique business with
limited competition – a business that won't go out of vogue and that
does well in any economy.
Our Ideal KIDS FIRST
Swim School® Franchisee Is Someone Who:
Has unconditional love and respect for children
Recognizes the concept of teamwork
Is interested in personal growth
Embraces life with a sense of humor and goodwill
Intends to be actively involved in operating the business
Has strong business skills (i.e. leadership,
Ideally has a background in aquatics
Is active in the community
Is prepared to make an initial investment of
KIDS FIRST® Franchise Company is
part of KIDS FIRST® Swim Schools which
owns and operates 8 (soon to be 9) schools in Maryland. Our corporate
and franchise swim schools are built by KIDS FIRST® Construction
Company. The total capital investment includes the cost to build the
school by KIDS FIRST® Construction Company.
KIDS FIRST® (the
Franchisor) Agrees To Provide:
Rights to the use of the trademarked name KIDS FIRST® Swim
and the copyrighted KIDS FIRST®/Kick First Learn to Swim System®.
You will be granted a specific, exclusive territory
defined as a
circle formed at a 5 mile radius from the center of your franchise
In addition, you will be given the first right of refusal
for any proposed school within a ten mile radius from the center of
your franchise location.
Assistance in locating a desirable site for your business and in
negotiating a favorable long term lease.
Help in securing financial assistance to start your
company from your landlord and our bank, if qualified.
Help in designing and building your very own specialty
pool through the KIDS FIRST® Construction Company.
Direction in how to market your new business and forge
strategic relationships that will help your business grow.
A prominent position on our corporate website.
Training for you and your staff so that you can
effectively deliver the copyrighted KIDS FIRST®/Kick First Learn to
Copies of our Startup Guide, Operations Manual, Training
Manual and Financial Planning Guide.
Access to all our KIDS FIRST® forms and documents through
our web based "Forms Library".
Direct access to our suppliers where you will receive the
same purchasing power that KIDS FIRST® enjoys by buying in quantity.
Access to our insurance carriers where you will enjoy the
same broad coverage and low premiums that we have earned over time.
Two weeks of basic training; regular visits from our
Team and continued access to our Senior Management Team as your company
changes and grows.
Finally, you will enjoy membership in our Franchisee
where the development of relationships and sharing of ideas will make
all of us stronger.
You (the Franchisee)
Agree To Provide:
An initial franchise fee of $35,000 to defer our costs for
helping to get your business up and running.
Royalties equal to 6% of your weekly gross revenues.
A commitment to be actively involved in the business. We
are looking for partners, not simply investors.
Join Our Team!
Owning and operating a KIDS
FIRST® Swim School
will change your life in several very unique ways. Whether your dreams
are to simply own and operate your own successful single location
business or to build a multi-location organization (that can make your
wildest dreams come true…….ours did), we can show you how!
Please note this franchise is accepting
inquiries from PA and NJ ONLY.
Interested parties should have at least $150,000 to invest.
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