Baby Swimming Lessons

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

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Class Features

  • Small class sizes for individualised instruction
  • Experienced and qualified teachers
  • Lessons in warm water
  • Excellent opportunity for bonding with your little one

Our Centre is endorsed by the Royal Life Saving Society of Australia.

Skills

The baby continuum is designed to complement your children’s cognitive and physical development. Find out more about the skills covered in our baby swimming classes.

Aqua Babies 6-12 Months

Parent and child class with both parent/guardian and child participating in the class together.

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 water safely with assistance

Skill 2 - Grasp pool edge, hold on with assistance

Skill 3 - Develop word association for bubbles

Skill 3 - Undertake complete submersion

Skill 4 - Float on back with assistance

Skill 5 - Kick legs with assistance

Skill 6 - Splash or paddle arms with palms on water

Skill 7 - Fall and turn to safety

Aqua Babies 12-18 Months​

Parent and child class with both parent/guardian and child participating in the class together.

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 water safely with minimal assistance

Skill 2 - Grasp pool edge and exit safely

Skill 3 - Attempt blowing bubbles

Skill 4 - Undertake submerged free swim

Skill 5 - Float for three seconds on back

Skill 6 - Balance and propel self with floatation aid

Skill 7 - Kick legs with up/down motion

Skill 8 - Paddle arms palms under water

Skill 9 - Jump and turn

Skill 10 - Roll front to back in motion with assistance

Aqua Babies 18-24 Months

Parent and child class with both parent/guardian and child participating in the class together.

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 - Propel self through water

Skill 4 - Float for three seconds on front, then roll onto back for three seconds

Skill 5 - Balance and propel self with flotation aid

Skill 6 - Kick legs with straight up/down motion

Skill 7 - Paddle arms effectively forwards/upwards

Skill 8 - Jump and turn

Skill 9 - Attempt pop up breathing

Parent/Child 2-3 Years

Parent and child class with both parent/guardian and child participating in the class together.

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 unassisted, glide to pool edge and exit safely

Skill 2 - Demonstrate floats with rolls

Skill 3 - Kick on front with board with proficient technique

Skill 4 - Propel self through water with pop up breathing

Skill 5 - Jump and turn

 

Swimming Lesson Prices

Swimming lessons are ongoing with a six week break in the December/January school holidays and a two week break in the July school holidays. Once enrolled, there is no fee to cancel your enrolment however you must provide seven days notice. Lessons do not run on public holidays.

Price effective from Monday 22 July 2019.

ClassFortnightly Direct Debit Payment (Wednesday)
Babies $30.00

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Whitfords Avenue
Craigie WA 6025
9400 4600

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