We host a 25 metre swimming pool and a 16.66m x 7.5m teaching pool, perfect for our swimming lessons, lane and public swimming. Remember to bring a £50p for lockers (refundable).
We have swimming lessons available for ages 4 months and older and up to adult beginner lessons. Weekend fun float and pool inflatable sessions and holiday family sessions including crash courses.
View our live timetable to see what’s happening in the pool right now.
Our swimming lesson follow the leading Swim England Learn to Swim Programme, the leading national teaching syllabus, helping children and adults to learn how to swim in a safe, effective and enjoyable environment.
Swimming lessons are available for all ages: babies (over four months), children, teenagers and adults. If you are entering the syllabus for the first time, but have previously had lessons, there will be a FREE assessment with a level 2 qualified instructor to ensure you or your children is in the correct lesson based on existing skills. Non swimmers or those unable to travel 5m with feet off the floor do not need an assessment.
FREE 10 minute assessments take place:
- Mondays at 6.30pm – 7.00pm
To book your assessment please contact reception on 01923 470140.
For more information or to sign up call reception or alternatively you can register your interest using the form below;
There are four specialised stages in the Swim England Learn to Swim Programme:
This is an ideal introduction to water through fun and games for children from 4 months old. Made up of the following stages, Adult and Baby, Adult and Child and Pre-School 1 and 2 classes.
Adult & Baby sessions allow you to be in the pool with your child, whilst being guided by the instructors. In the Pre-School classes, your children progress to swimming without you in the water, but guided by our qualified teachers.
From these sessions, children will gain water confidence and foundations as they start their swim journey.
Adult and Baby lessons:
- For babies from 4 months to 18 months
Adult and Child lessons:
- For children from 18 months to 3 years old
Pre -School lessons:
- Pre-School 1 for children who are 3 years old and are under the age of 4, non-swimmers and are not at school.
- Pre – School 2 for children who are 3 to 4 years old and are able to swim up to 5 metres without aids on the front and back.
Learn to Swim Framework
Suitable for children aged between 4 and 11 years, the seven stages will teach children the fundamentals of swimming and help them to develop into confident and competent swimmers through fun and enjoyment.
Lessons take place throughout the week, Monday – Friday between 3.30pm – 7.30pm and Saturday and Sundays mornings from 8.00am:
- Stage 1
- Stage 2
- Stage 3
- Stage 4
- Stage 5
- Stage 6
- Stage 7
For further information on the seven stages click here
Aquatics Skills Framework
For children who have completed the Learn to Swim Framework this stage helps them to develop existing skills further including synchro, water polo, diving and swimming.
Lessons take place:
- Stage 8 – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday afternoons and Sunday mornings
- Stage 9 – Monday, Wednesday, Friday afternoons and Sunday mornings
- Stage 10 – Monday and Friday afternoons
Adult Swimming Framework
For older teens and adults that are looking to start swimming these sessions cater for a range of abilities, from non swimmers and nervous swimmers to those that want to build water confidence. These sessions help develop swimming skills and technique.
We run the following lessons for adults:
- Adult beginners – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday evenings and Thursday mornings
- Adult stroke development – Monday and Wednesday evenings
- Adults lengths – Thursday evenings
For further information on Swim England Learn to Swim Programme visit their website
Swimming lessons run for 50 weeks of the year and you can join at any time. Swimming lessons are available on direct debit.
The next crash course will during the Easter Holidays.
Swim School Cafe offer
Pre-order our swimschool cafe special for those hungry kids!
Enjoy chicken nuggets and chips for just £3.95 (vegetarian options are available upon request).
This offer is only available Monday – Friday between 3.00pm – 6.00pm.
The home portal will be able to view the current status of your child’s progress.
Before you can access the portal you will need to activate your child’s account by logging on below and following the instructions on the screen and validate the data. You will need to know your membership number.
Should you wish to cancel your swimming lessons, please complete the following form and a member of the team will be in touch shortly. Please note that a minimum of 14 days notice is required before the next direct debit is due to be collected, in order to process a cancellation request.