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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 and 9.30 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

Dipper the Dolphin 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 ASA Learn to Swim Framework (Stages 1-7)
- 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 Dipper Application Form
- The next term of Dipper lessons is week commencing Monday 4 September 2017

pdf icon Dipper the Dolphin Application Form (171Kb)

pdf icon Dipper the Dolphin - Swimming Lessons Framework (375Kb)

Stroke Technique Class
- Class is aimed at children who have completed our Dipper the Dolphin ASA Learn to Swim Framework to Stage 7 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 for a member and £3.30 for a non-member

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 5 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 T. 028 9334 1818 or E. [email protected]