Baby Swimming Lessons

Baby classes will develop your baby’s confidence, water safety and enjoyment in the water while providing an opportunity to bond. Classes are for babies from six months to three years of age.

  • Ongoing Lessons
  • Small Classes
  • Track Progression Online
  • Warm Water
  • Lessons Available 7 Days a Week

Skills

The baby continuum is designed to complement your child’s cognitive and physical development. 

Parent and Baby 6 - 12 months

Introducing parents and their babies to swimming and water safety in a supportive and caring environment.

Student age: From six to 12 months

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class size: Up to eight students

Class location: Indoor leisure pool

While enrolled in this class students will work towards achieving the following skills:

Skill 1 - Enter the water safely with assistance.

Skill 2 - Hold onto the pool edge with assistance.

Skill 3 - Develop word association for submerging, bubbles and kick.

Skill 4 - Kick legs with assistance.

Skill 5 - Float on back with assistance.

Skill 6 - Splash or paddle arms.

Skill 7 - Undertake assisted submersion.

Skill 8 - Fall into water and turn back to safety with assistance.

Parent and Baby 12 - 18 months​

Introducing parents and their babies to swimming and water safety in a supportive and fun environment.

Student age: From 12 to 18 months

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class size: Up to eight students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

While enrolled in this class students will work towards achieving the following skills:

Skill 1 - Enter the water safely with minimal assistance.

Skill 2 - Hold onto pool edge and climb out.

Skill 3 - Attempt blowing bubbles.

Skill 4 - Kick legs holding onto a floatation aid.

Skill 5 - Float for three seconds on back with assistance.

Skill 6 - Roll from front to back and back to front with assistance.

Skill 7 - Propel self through water with paddling and kicking action.

Skill 8 - Undertake complete submersion.

Skill 9 - Fall into water and turn back to safety.

Parent and Toddler 18 - 24 months

Introducing parents and their toddlers to swimming and water safety in a supportive and fun environment. 

Student age: From 18 to 24 months

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class size: Up to eight students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

While enrolled in this class students will work towards achieving the following skills:

Skill 1 - Enter and exit water safely.

Skill 2 - Blow bubbles.

Skill 3 - Kick with effective technique holding onto a floatation aid.

Skill 4 - Float for three seconds on back, holding onto a floatation aid.

Skill 5 - Float for three seconds on front, then roll onto back to breathe.

Skill 6 - Push and glide on front and back with assistance.

Skill 7 - Propel self through water with effective paddling and kicking action.

Skill 8 - Swim and propel self through water and roll onto back to breathe.

Skill 9 - Jump into water, turn and paddle and kick back to safety.

Parent and Toddler 2 - 3 years

Preparing toddlers to transition into the Tots program in a supportive environment by gradually increasing independent swimming skills.

Student age: From 2 to 3 years

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class size: Up to eight students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

While enrolled in this class students will work towards achieving the following skills:

Skill 1 - Enter water safely.

Skill 2 - Swim to pool edge and climb out.

Skill 3 - Blow bubbles with face submerged.

Skill 4 - Kick with effective technique holding onto floatation aid.

Skill 5 - Float for three seconds on front, then roll onto back for three seconds.

Skill 6 - Push and glide on front and back.

Skill 7 - Propel self through water with pop up breathing.

Skill 8 - Propel self through water and roll onto back to breathe.

Skill 9 - Jump into water and swim back to safety.

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Prices

Our program is ongoing, which means you can join at any time. The program breaks for six weeks over the December / January school holidays, over the Easter long weekend (Good Friday to Easter Monday, inclusive) and for two weeks in the July school holidays. Lessons do not run on public holidays. A free family swim pass is offered for missed lessons.

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Babies

$30.00

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Missed Lessons

If you miss a lesson, simply collect your free family swim pass from your instructor at your next lesson. Due to the size of the swim school, we are not able to offer make up lessons.

Change My Lesson

Please complete this form to request to change your swimming lesson to a different day, time or level. Please note: if your preferred class is not available, we will add you to the waitlist and inform you when a space becomes free (the waitlist is available to current students only).

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Complete the form and we'll get in touch within seven days to confirm the cancellation. There is no fee to cancel your enrolment however you must provide seven days notice.

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For more information, please call 9400 4600.

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Whitfords Avenue
Craigie WA 6025
9400 4600

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