Learning to swim is a valuable life skill that offers the freedom to participate in aquatic activities while preventing the risk of drowning. YMCA certified swim instructors teach water safety while encouraging youth to learn a variety of swim techniques. Give your child the opportunity to thrive both socially and physically with Y swim lessons.

Beginning at 6 Months

The Y’s Swim Lessons begin at 6 months old and continue for all ages.

All Branches

The Y offers swim lessons at our Highland, Redlands and San Bernardino branches.

Offered Year-Round

Swim lessons happen all year-long, not just during summer!

Group Swim Lessons

Y swim lessons in an encouraging group environment.The YMCA offers swim lessons for all ages, across all YMCA locations!  


Be a part of a community, not just a workplace

The Y is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening the community by connecting all people to their potential, purpose, and each other. Working locally, we focus on supporting young people, improving health and well-being, and inspiring action in and across communities. By bringing together people from different backgrounds, perspectives, and generations, we ensure that we all have access to the opportunities, relationships, and resources necessary to learn, grow and thrive.