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Swim Lessons

YMCA of the East Valley

Swimming Lessons

Unlock the joy and confidence of swimming with YMCA Swim Lessons! Discover a world of aquatic adventures where safety, skill development, and a love for the water come together. From Parent & Child sessions to Adult programs, our certified instructors create a supportive and engaging environment for learners of all ages and abilities. Dive into our comprehensive swimming curriculum, build lifelong water skills, and make a splash with the YMCA today!

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One-on-one attention from a qualified swim instructor.

Private Swim Lessons

Private and Semi-Private lessons are tailored to meet your swimming goals. Certified swim instructors are available for all ages and abilities. Lessons can be purchased in packs of 4 or 8 (30-minute lessons). Semi-private lessons are available for groups of 2-3 students of similar level. Lessons are required be used within three months of purchase.

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Private Lessons (1 on 1)

$200 4-pack private lessons

$300 6-pack private lessons

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Semi Private Lessons (1 on 2-3 children).
Total Cost for All Children to participate.

$285 4-pack semi-private lessons 

$385 6-pack semi-private lessons 

Please note:

All new interested private/semi-private participants must submit the online/daxko Request Form For Private and Semi-Private Swim Lesson. In addition, participants will be notified monthly by email from the Aquatics Director (towards the end of each month) regarding lesson availability, registration, fees, who the instructor is, dates, etc.

Y swim lessons in an encouraging group environment.

Group Swim Lessons

Dive into a world of aquatic wonders with YMCA Swim Lessons! Our certified swim instructors make learning to swim a splash-tastic adventure where water safety, skill development, and making new friends come together. Join us at any age or skill level, from adorable Parent & Child sessions to thrilling Teen and Adult programs. Get ready to make a splash and unlock your inner swimmer today!

Parent-Child Stage A (6 – 12 months) & Parent-Child Stage B (1 – 5 years)

The skills taught in the Parent/Child program center around five main components: personal safety, personal growth, stroke development, water games, and rescue. A child must be accompanied by an adult in all parent-child classes.

Adaptive Parent-Child (Ages 5-18 Years)

This adaptive aquatics class is a Parent-Child class for children ages 5-18, with special needs. The goal of this class is to get your child comfortable in the water, teach them how to be safe around water, and become independent swimmers.

Preschool Stage 1 

Water acclimation increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance

Preschool Stage 2

Water movement encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently

Preschool Stage 3 

Water stamina develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages

Preschool Stage 4 

Stroke introduction of basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.

Youth Stage 1 

Water acclimation increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance

Youth Stage 2 

Water movement encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently.

Youth Stage 3 

Water stamina develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages

Youth Stage 4 

Stroke introduction of basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.

Youth Stage 5 

Stroke development introduces breaststroke and butterfly and reinforces water safety through treading water and sidestroke

Youth Stage 6

Stroke mechanics refines stroke technique on all major competitive strokes and encourages swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle

Teen & Adult (Ages 13+)

Designed for participants age 13 and up. Youth and adult levels are arranged according to ability, not age, providing a focus on the skills that are appropriate for their ability.

Join us for a month-long aquatic journey where you’ll dive into the world of swimming, water fitness, and water safety. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to enhance your skills, our expert instructors will guide you through a fun and rewarding experience. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to embrace the water and achieve your aquatic goals! Sign up today and let the adventure begin!

Interested in just 2 week sessions? Say no more! You will still learn aquatics safety and more with our qualified swim instructors! 

Unsure of what stage you should register for? View our lessons selector.

Lesson selector – Aquatics YMCA

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