Find Youth Swim Lessons Programs

One of the most effective ways to instill confidence in children is through swim lessons. They can stay safe around water and learn skills needed to make swimming a lifelong pursuit for staying healthy.

AquAbility At The Y

All Ages

4-week sessions recur monthly

Tomlinson South Meridian YMCA: Mon–Wed, 12–3pm | Thu, 11:30am–3pm | Sun, 10:30am–1:30pm

AquAbility supports people with diverse abilities through programs that increase independence, ability, confidence, health, and well-being. Participants will create individualized goals. Some goals include but are not limited to physical and cognitive goals, communication skills, large and small motor skills, motor planning, motor sequencing, confidence, independence, and water safety skills. These 30-minute private therapeutic aquatic

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Build Your Own Swim Class

$45-50 $84-87

Four to five children who are at the same swimming level can be combined in a class during a convenient, unique time. Subject to instructor availability.

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Parent & Child Swim Lessons (6–36 months)

$48 $85 6 months–3 years

Accompanied by a parent, infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence-building experiences, while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.

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Preschool Age Swim Lessons (3–5 years)

$47–$50 $84–$87 3–5

Students are taught the recommended skills for all to have around water including safe water habits, underwater exploration, and how to swim to safety and exit in the event of falling into a body of water. Activities, games, and drills, geared to reinforce learning, are utilized heavily as students progress in this skill-based approach to swimming.

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Private Swim Lessons

$45-$150 $65-$225

Private individual instruction is open for any and all skill levels to help meet your particular skill and scheduling needs.

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School Age Swim Lessons (5–13 years)

$47–$50 $84–$87 5–13

Students are taught the recommended skills for all to have around water including safe water habits, underwater exploration, and how to swim to safety and exit in the event of falling into a body of water. Activities, games, and drills geared to reinforce learning, are utilized heavily as students progress in this skill-based approach to swimming.

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Semi-Private Swim Lessons

$37.50-$150 ($75 for additional child) $56.25-$225 ($112.50 for additional child)

Two to three friends can get together during a time that works best. These are small group lessons with professional instructors.

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Teen and Adult Swim Lessons

$50 $87 13+
West Boise YMCA: Mon, Wed or Tue, Thu, 5:20–5:50pm
Downtown Boise YMCA: Mon, Wed or Tue, Thu, 7:10–7:40pm

In Water Acclimation, Water Movement, and Water Stamina, students are taught the recommended skills for all to have around water including safe water habits, underwater exploration, and how to swim to safety and exit in the event of falling into a body of water. Activities, games, and drills geared to reinforce learning, are utilized heavily

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