Swimming Lessons

Swimming Lessons

Anyone of any age can learn how to swim and improve their skills. We have private and semi-private lessons where one-on-one training offers tailored instruction. Whether you want to build your confidence in the water, work on your competitive edge, or simply improve your form, we’ve got you covered! You can also share the experience and enjoy mutual support with a friend or family member.

Parent & Child Classes ages 6 months – 3 years

Parent & Child Classes (ages 6 months – 3 years)

Get ready to swim with baby or toddler! Enjoy special time with your little one as they learn the basic water safety and skills—blowing bubbles and kicking—and get them ready to learn the basics of swimming.

Ages: 6 mo. – 3 yr

Schedule: Tuesday & Thursday mornings 10:30 am – 11:00 am, or Monday & Wednesday evenings 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

Register for January

Pikes - swimming lessons age 3-5Preschool Lessons: (Ages 3 – 5 years)

Pikes (Beginner)

Get comfortable in the water and learn the basics! For children who have never had lessons, may have a fear of the water, or just need some time practicing skills to move up to a new level. Come splash with us!

Ages: 3-5

 

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Schedule:

Pikes AM – Tuesday & Thursday mornings 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Pikes I – Monday & Wednesday evenings 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Pikes II – Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

Eels- swimming lessons age 3-5

Eels (Intermediate)

Movin’ on up! This class is designed for children who have had lessons before, are comfortable with the water, can put their face under water, and can do a front float and back float.

Ages: 3-5

 

 

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Schedule:
Eels AM – Tuesday & Thursday mornings 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Eels PM – Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Eels 1- Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

Youth Lessons (age 6 and up)

Polliwog swimming lessons age 6+

Polliwog (Beginner I)

Get comfortable in the water and learn the basics! For children who have never had lessons, may have a fear of the water, or just need to practice skills to move up to a new level. Come splash with us!

Ages: 6+

Schedule: Polliwog 1 – Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Polliwog 2 – Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Register for January                                         Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

 

 

Guppies swimming lessons age 6+

Guppy (Beginner II)

Movin’ on up! This class is designed for children who have had lessons before, are comfortable with the water, can put their face under water, and can do a front float and back float.

Ages: 6+

Schedule:

Guppy 1 – Monday & Wednesday evenings 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Register for January                                        Guppy 2 – Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

 

Minnow swimming lessons age 6+

Minnow (Intermediate I)

The next level up, this class is for children who are comfortable in the water, can do a basic front stroke with their face in the water, and a basic backstroke.

Ages: 6+

Schedule: Monday & Wednesday evenings 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

Register for January

 

Fish swimming lessons age 6+

Fish (Intermediate II)

The level right before advanced, these little fish can really swim! This class is for children who can already do basic front stroke, backstroke, and side stroke with good form. They’ll improve their skills and build confidence.

Ages: 6+

Schedule: Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm.

Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

Register for January

 

Flying Fish swimming lessons age 6+

Flying Fish (Advanced)

For more advanced swimmers. These kids already have a good foundation in basic swimming strokes and will refine their skills for the freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke. And we’ll introduce the butterfly stroke!

Ages: 6+

Schedule: Monday & Wednesday evenings 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm.

Cost: Facility Member: $45.00 | Program Member: $55.00

Register for January

Private and Semi-Private LessonsAnyone of any age can learn how to swim and improve their skills. We have private and semi-private lessons where one-on-one training offers tailored instruction. Whether you want to build your confidence in the water, work on your competitive edge, or simply improve your form, we’ve got you covered! You can also share the experience and enjoy mutual support with a friend or family member.

Program Times

Total of 4 hours of class instruction include 8 half-hour sessions or 4 one-hour sessions. Lessons can be scheduled during lap swim, open swim, or during a water fitness class. You and your instructor will find a time that works best for you.

Cost

Facility Member: $90.00 | Program Member: $100.00

*2-3 participants: $75.00 per person.

Scheduling

For questions and scheduling, please call Roger, Aquatics Director, at 509-972-5272 or email rcoburn@yakimaymca.org.