Childrens Swimming Lessons

Children from the age of 3½ may enrol on our scheme.  Each class is restricted to no more than 10 swimmers - we are very popular, and places fill very quickly!

Priority booking is offered to children already on our scheme, with any unsold places being made available to newcomers after this.

Courses are generally twelve or thirteen weeks duration.  We do not break for school holidays.  More detailed information on our lesson scheme is below.


Enrolment dates

Next enrolment dates for current children are: ( 1 WEEK ONLY)

  • Saturday 28 April - Saturday 5 May (2pm)

Children not enrolled by 2pm on Saturday 5 May will lose their swimming lesson place



Re-enrolment method

Payment can be made either in person or over the telephone during the following times:-

  • Monday - Friday             10.00am - 8.00pm
  • Saturday and Sunday      9.00am - 3.00pm

New prices for this enrolment are:-

12 week courses

30 Minute lessons - £66.96  

60 Minute lessons - £83.40

121 Lessons - £168.48

Lifeguard Club / Survive and Save- £84.00

Mini Groups (Maximum of 4 children) - 30 minutes - £88.92, 60 minutes - £108.00 


Enrolment for new children:

New children are accepted onto the current course up to week 9.

After week 9 no new enrolments will be taken until the end of the course. To enrol onto the next course please contact the centre on 01785 815715

The following classes can book over the phone:

  • Ducklings (age 3½ - 5)
  • Beginners (age 5+ and require swimming aids)
  • We do have 1 class that is suitable for younger children at age 3 - please enquire at reception for detail

All other abilities require an assessment (cost £2.50), please contact reception for further information. 


Junior Lifesaving Club

Junior Lifesaving Club is held on a Wednesday Evening between 5.30pm - 7.00pm at Alleynes Sports Centre.

The Club will enable you to learn special lifesaving skills to help you save yourself and know what to do if others get into difficulty in the water.  You will also learn what to do if someone requires First-Aid treatment or stops breathing.

The Lifesaving Club will cover Personal Survival, Rescue Techniques, Sports Skills, Life Support and Water Safety Elements.  But most of all we try to have fun while we learn!

Lifesaving Club also encourages Teamwork, Leadership, Keeps you fit and is a great way to meet new friends.

To find out more about enrolling contact Alleynes Reception on 01785 815715.


Survive and Save

Friday evenings 4.15pm - 6.15pm. Aimed at age 13-16 yrs.

The survive and save awards are fun but challenging. They are designed to challenge and develop your skills and knowledge in aquatic survival, rescue, sports and fitness.

Alleynes will be running The Medallion Awards which are broken down into Bronze, Silver and Gold.

Please register your interest by calling 01785 815715


Mini Group Lessons at Alleynes!

An excellent alternative to 1-2-1 lessons, mini groups have all the benefits of even more teacher time than in standard groups, with the added advantage of a social setting.  Try Mini Groups today and watch them learn a love of swimming with a whole new group of friends.

Classes are available now for Ducklings, Beginners, Stage 1 - Stage 9+ Call us on 01785 815715 for more information on classes and enrolment.

Adult Swimming Lessons

 Are you a complete beginner? Or looking for some advice on stroke improvement? Please register your interest at reception or call 01785 815715


One-to-one Swimming Lessons

  • For all ages and abilities private swimming tuition is available.

Courses run for 12 weeks and do not break for school holidays.  Lessons are tailored to the individual swimmer's requirements.  Please enquire at reception for availability, as these are very popular.


1-2-1 School Holiday Swimming Lessons and Mini Groups

1-2-1 Crash Course Swimming Lessons run from Monday - Friday during school holidays.  Places are available for both children and adults of all abilities; please contact reception to book your place. 

£70.20 for a one week course of 121 lessons

£37.05 for a 5 day course of mini groups

Mini Groups are also available during school holidays.  Please enquire at reception for availability.