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Swimming Lessons

A range of swimming lessons are provided at Sixmile Leisure Centre:

Baby & Toddler Swimming
-    Classes are aimed at babies and toddlers aged 3 months – 3 ½ years
-    Classes are on a Saturday at 9.00, 9.30 am and 10.00 am
-    Classes last ½ hour
-    Classes are £4.00 each, payable on a weekly basis
-    Classes can be booked one week in advance
-    A responsible adult must accompany the baby/toddler in the class
-    Maximum of 8 per class

Pre-School Swimming Lessons
-    Lessons are aimed at children aged 3 ½ -  5 years
-    Classes currently run on a Monday afternoon, Tuesday afternoon, Friday afternoon and Friday evening
-    Children can be placed on the waiting list from they are 3 years and 4 months
-    Lessons are for ½ an hour and will run in blocks of 6 weeks
-    Lessons are £4.00 each, payable in a block
-    Maximum of 6 per class

Flipper Lessons
-    Lessons are aimed at children aged 5+
-    Lessons take place Monday-Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings
-    Children can be placed on the waiting list from their 4th birthday and commence lessons when they are 5
-    Your child will progress through the STA Learn to Swim Programme from Octopus 1 to Angelfish 2
-    Lessons run in 3 terms throughout the year, commencing in September, January and Easter
-    Lessons are for ½ an hour and will run in blocks of 10-14 weeks
-    Lessons are £4.00 each, payable in a block
-    Maximum of 10 per class
-    Please include proof of your child’s date of birth when returning your Flipper Application Form
-    The next term of Flipper lessons is week commencing Monday 1 January 2018

pdf icon Flipper Swimming Lessons Framework (375Kb)

pdf icon Flipper Application Form (2.31Mb)

Stroke Technique Class
-    Class is aimed at children who have completed our STA Learn to Swim Framework and are now comfortably  swimming 25 metres
-    Class is designed to build stamina and improve the swimmer’s technique
-    Classes are on a Thursday evening at 7.00 pm and 7.30 pm
-    Classes are £2.30

Summer Swim School
-    Lessons run various weeks throughout the Summer
-    Lessons run Monday-Friday @ 9.00 and 9.30 am
-    Lessons are for ½ an hour
-    Lessons are aimed at children from 3 ½ years
-    Lessons are £28.00 for the week

Adult Swimming Lessons
-    Lessons take place on a Monday evening 7.30 pm Beginners and 8.15 pm Improvers
-    Lessons run in blocks of 6 weeks at various times throughout the year
-    Lessons are for 45 mins
-    Lessons are £6.00 each, payable in a block
-    Maximum of 10 per class

For further information, please contact Reception or Heather Gault, Swimming Co-ordinator on 02893 341818 or email [email protected]