Adult & Children Swimming Lessons

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Sports & Fitness Ballyfermot caters for both adults and children wanting to learn or improve their swimming. All our swim teachers are fully qualified and completed the Irish Water Safety Swimming Teachers Courses.

Children’s Swimming Lessons

Children’s Swimming Lessons
Our swimming Programme Caters for Children of all levels and runs all year round. All our swim teachers are fully qualified . We cater for toddlers right up to children who are good enough to lanes swim the programme from the age of five. The lessons run as 8 week blocks. To be added to our waiting list for the next term please contact us on 2228580 / 2228566

Children's Learn to Swim Programme
The programme consists of fifteen stages through the following three levels: SEAL's, MARLIN's and ORCA's which is based on the Irish Water Safety syllabus.  Each stage is fun, easy to achieve and graded on 8 week intervals. Upon satisfactory completion of each stage your child will receive a personalised certificate and woven badge. Please contact the centre for current lesson fees. A child must be 5 plus to join the Learn to Swim Programme. For children younger than 5 we have the water confidence class which is explained below.

Water Confidence Classes
Water Confidence classes are for children aged between 3-5 years. These classes are limited to eight so your child can receive quality teaching. These classes last for 30 minutes. All children under the age of five must complete one term of water confidence before participating in our full programme.

The centre also provides lessons to schools throughout the area. Please contact Christdinea Farrelly, Swimming Co-ordinator for any further details on 222 8580.

Adult Swimming Lessons


Swimming Schedule  
Monday 20.00 - Beginner
Monday 20.00 - Intermediate


For more information

Dublin City Council Sports and Fitness Ballyfermot,
Blackditch Road,
Dublin 10.

Ph: 01-2228580/ 01-2228566

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