Learn to swim at The Y

Free swim school trial for kids

We are a swim school for all ages

  • Babies and toddlers can take part in lessons accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • School-aged kids can get splashing in classes with low student-to-teacher ratios
  • Adults can develop their skills with learn to swim group classes, or we also offer one-on-one tuition

With dedicated heated pools we guarantee our swim school will drive you or your child's progress while ensuring fun is had every lesson.

Why choose The Y Swim School?

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Splash into The Y Swim School’s FREE TRIALS! 🌊

For a limited time only, register for our free trials and take a splash with our Term programmes. Let your kids discover the joys of swimming and get a taste of our swim school offering.

In our classes, kids can dive into the basics, master strokes and turns, learn essential water safety and so much more.

Dive in for Free! Let your kids embark on a swimming journey with our FREE TRIALS.

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The Y Swim School Programme in Auckland

YMCA Onehunga Pool

1 Park Gardens Lane, Onehunga

09 634 3748

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YMCA Lagoon Pool

29 Lagoon Dr, Panmure

09 570 9061

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YMCA Glen Innes Pool

122 Elstree Avenue, Glen Innes

09 527 3260

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YMCA Cameron Pool

53 Arundel Street, Mt Roskill, Auckland

09 624 6058

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Swim programmes for children

Baby swim classes

For baby swim lessons, the learning experience is just as important for the parent as the child. While your baby develops motor skills, independence and water confidence, you’ll learn important water safety concepts to help your child become safer in and around water.

Preschool swim classes

Toddlers and preschoolers are adventurous, learning and discovering new things every day. Building on water confidence Preschool Swimming Lessons introduce structured progressions with a strong emphasis on swimming skills and water safety.

School age swim classes

Whatever your child’s experience with swimming, The Y's school-age classes are ability based and cater to all levels of experience. Classes are based on structured progressions with a strong emphasis on skill execution and water safety.

Skill Levels Overview
We offer a range of swimming lessons to suit different ages and abilities. Your child will progress through the program levels based on their ability. Take a look at the overview of programme levels and the skills your child will learn at each stage.

Adult Swimming Lessons

Whether you want to develop some skills to stay safe around water, or you learned the basics a long time ago but feel that you need a refresher, adult swimming lessons can help you gain the confidence you need in the water.

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