Swimming Lessons & Courses

Update on Swimming Lessons

Millfield Swimming Pool will open on 12th April 2021 for individual  lane swimming and for under 18s club sessions. Swimming lessons will resume from 19th April 2021.

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Swim School (Juniors)

Following the Government’s latest announcement and response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic, Millfield Swimming Pool will open on 19th April 2021 for Swimming Lessons.

If you would like to find out more about swimming lessons for when the pool re-opens, please see below.

Weekly swimming lessons for ducklings and stages 1-7+ during term-time

Children will gain confidence in the water and progress their swimming skills in weekly lessons centred around Swim England’s Learn to Swim Programme.

On successful completion of each stage, children will be invited to move to the next level, and will be awarded with a certificate and badge (for an additional charge).

The lessons are run by staff with a Swim England Level 2 Swimming Teacher qualification or above.

Lessons last 25 minutes and cost £6.50 per week, payable termly. Your child's day and time of attendance will be confirmed prior to the start of the term.

If your child currently attends a different swim school, the stages may be slightly different. If you are unsure of your child’s stage, or would like any further information please contact Millfield Swimming Pool by e-mail at swimschool@millfieldschool.com

Swim School (Juniors)

Toddler Swimming

For toddlers aged 1 and 2 (must be accompanied in the water by a responsible adult)

Parents/guardians can gain confidence in the water with their little ones and learn how they can progress their child’s swimming whilst staying safe. Children will learn safety skills in getting in and out of the water and will gain independence and confidence.

The lessons are run by staff with a Swim England Level 2 Swimming Teacher qualification or above.

Lessons last 25 minutes and cost £6.50 per week, payable termly. Your child's day and time of attendance will be confirmed prior to the start of the term.

If you would like any further information please contact Millfield Swimming Pool by e-mail at swimschool@millfieldschool.com

Adult Swimming Lessons

Adult Swimming Lessons (18+)

Following the Government’s latest announcement and response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic, we are currently unable to run swimming lessons at Millfield Swimming Pool. Any lessons already booked will be credited for use when we are open to the public again.

If you would like to find out more about swimming lessons for when the pool re-opens, please see below.

Open for all abilities: learn to swim, gain confidence in the water or improve a particular stroke.

Lessons will take place weekly and will last 1 hour. Applicants can choose from three sessions; Mondays from 20.45-21.45, Wednesdays from 10.00-11.00 or Thursdays from 20.45-21.45.

Outside of your allocated lesson you will be permitted to use the pool for recreational swimming on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays during term-time from 20.45-21.45. We are unable to hold recreational swimming during school holidays.

Please contact Millfield Swimming Pool at swimschool@millfieldschool.com for further information.

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